As of Sunday night, Chicago teachers are on strike. They have good reason.
After months of ...
Michelle Rhee (Hyungwon Kang/Reuters)
If there's a dollar to be made by taking a public service provided by the ...
This diary was prompted by a special forum in the Chronicle of Higher Education which came out this week: Has Higher Education Become an Engine of Inequality ? They assembled a number of academic ...
This year's students are the workers of five or 10 or 15 years from now. There's an obvious statement for you, but it's one that is too rarely considered in discussions of education policy as ...
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Considering that the unfolding education tragedy in Louisiana is being promoted as a national model, it is useful to look at a few facts about the record of this model as it has been implemented in ...
The Corporate Model:
• Lehman Brothers: Collapsed at a cost of $1.6 billion, setting off a world-wide financial crisis;
• AIG (insurance): Collapsed at a cost of a $150 billion US Government ...