When asked this past week if she was using the crisis to push private school vouchers, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos replied, “Absolutely.”
It doesn’t matter what you call it. If the result is more money for private schools and less for public schools, it’s a voucher.
Rural schools – and the 9 million students they serve – stand to lose big from the Trump-DeVos privatization agenda.
A new book explores the original vision for public education and what can be done to revive it.