Privatizing Educator Training to End Public Education by Thomas Ultican
Note: Diane Ravitch’s February 17 blog featured Thomas Ultican’s article.
The crowd that is bent on privatizing public education continues to attack the public common school system in multiple ways and advances private alternatives using unconventional, untested approaches. Charter schools, vouchers, and Teach for America are some of the non-professional initiatives that have been instituted in recent years.
Another approach being used to privatize public education is to privatize educator training. The group that is pushing this initiative is New Leaders for New School. Thomas Ultican provides a history of this movement.
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