The Florida Model in Operation: Cash Cow for a Few, with little Benefit for the School Children. New Mexico kids to Suffer the Same Fate?

     “Charter schools have become a parallel school system unto themselves, a system controlled largely by for-profit management companies and private landlords-one and the same, in many cases-and rife with insider deals and potential conflicts of …

SPECIAL ISPAC GUEST COLUMN: An Important Letter From Education Research Professor, Diane Ravitch, to New Mexico Legislators – Florida Model Does NOT Work

Dear State Legislators: Friends in New Mexico have told me that your governor wants to import the so-called “Florida model” of education to New Mexico. I urge you to oppose this effort. Florida is not …