"A child's learning is the function more of the characteristics of his classmates than those of the teacher." James Coleman, 1972
Saturday, November 05, 2005
Blanco Supports Corporate Welfare Schools
In a decision that must have education privatizers celebrating, the Times-Picayunereports that Blanco will recommend that over a hundred public schools in New Orleans will be re-opened with public money provided to corporations to run the schools. Obviously, a hurricane may accomplish overnight what it would take years of non-stop testing to achieve.