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Chicago Teachers' Union Normalizes Dehumanizing Charter Schools

Diane Ravitch: "...we recognize that many families have come to depend on charter schools and that many charter school teachers are dedicated professionals who serve their students well....We do not, therefore, call for the immediate closure of all charter schools..." Diane Ravitch's NPE Position Statement on Charter Schools, 2017 In a deep bow to the corporate ed reformers who control the DNC's education agenda, as well as NEA and AFT, Diane Ravitch's NPE last year set out a policy statement on charter schools that would leave in place thousands of charter schools for years to come.
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