The Unaddressed Link Between Poverty and Education – NYTimes.com

9 Aug

A final rationale for denying the correlation is more nefarious. As we are now seeing, requiring all schools to meet the same high standards for all students, regardless of family background, will inevitably lead either to large numbers of failing schools or to a dramatic lowering of state standards. Both serve to discredit the public education system and lend support to arguments that the system is failing and needs fundamental change, like privatization.

via The Unaddressed Link Between Poverty and Education – NYTimes.com.

 

There it is in a nutshell folks…the game is rigged so that the plutocrats can DEMAND privatization…aka for profit schools.  Of course none of their kids attend public schools and they never will.

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