Why You Can Kiss Public Education and the Middle Class Goodbye | Alternet

Even though studies show that costly private schools don’t produce any better educational results than free public schools, for-profit schools have popped up all around the nation in recent years because of how valuable they are to corporate America. In fact, the historic Chicago Teachers Union strike earlier this year was largely in response to the city’s push to open up more charter schools to replace traditional public schools.

via Why You Can Kiss Public Education and the Middle Class Goodbye | Alternet.

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