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What Kind of Education Do “Reformers” Want for Their Kids?

What Kind of Education Do “Reformers” Want for Their Kids?.

Krazy TA asks a relevant question: Do reformers put their own children in no-excuses schools?

He writes:

The charterites/privatizers have toned it down a bit, but remember the electrifying mantra “we want to give poor kids the same education that rich kids get”? [chant in alternating patterns with “poverty is not destiny.”]

All right then. Go to the websites of the Waldorf School of the Peninsula, Cranbrook, Harpeth Hall, Chicago Lab Schools, Sidwell Friends. If you don’t like my choices pick similar ones that suit your individual tastes. Read what they offer—I am not speaking rhetorically; I really mean go through all their offerings….

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