Commentary: Ravitch Off Base on Charter Schools

By Jamison Beuerman
As mentioned in a previous post, Andrew Coulson of the Cato Institute, in his fine obituary for Jaime Escalante, wrote that the best way to preserve Escalante’s legacy is to “understand why our education system destroyed rather than amplified his success—and then fix it.” Coulson then goes on and accurately presents the success of today’s...

TAGS: Andrew Coulson, Cato Institute, Charter Schools, Diane Ravitch, Jaime Escalante