Archive for September, 2013

school reform and poverty

Is the school reform movement a distraction from poverty and racial inequality? Diane Ravitch, a critic of the school reform movement, released her new book.  Read more:

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poverty growth in green bay

Last year, 60% percent of the student body in the Green Bay, Wisconsin school district was identified as economically disadvantaged–which is an all time high for the district. Compared to the year before, the number of students experiencing homelessness has also risen (from 937 to 1,081). 

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