Better No Charter Schools Than Poor Ones

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

As small-scale, stand-alone operations, they can innovate new strategies that might be adopted in other schools, and draw on expertise and outside resources that aren't available to bigger government-run systems.

Charter school opponents, however, claim that these are not public schools and that they draw resources away from public education to benefit the few at the expense of the many.

We have argued against that claim, but it's getting more difficult.

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