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As Detroit’s Schools Collapse, Walton Billionaires Put Another $250 Million into Charter Expansion — Diane Ravitch’s blog

Irony: on the same day that the New York Times reports that charters and competition have caused an unprecedented collapse of education in Detroit, the Wall Street Journal reports that the Walton Family Foundation (Walmart) will pump another $250 million this year alone into starting more new charters. The Waltons–who are all billionaires–are doubling down […]

via As Detroit’s Schools Collapse, Walton Billionaires Put Another $250 Million into Charter Expansion — Diane Ravitch’s blog

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Library Media Specialist in a Detroit public high school.

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