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Let’s All Unite Behind the NAACP’s Call for a Charter School Moratorium

The good news is that the NAACP is calling for a moratorium on the expansion of charter schools. The bad news is that the call is not universally seen for what it is – a balanced effort to deescalate the education civil war which is disproportionately hurting poor children of color.

In a rational and humane era of school improvement, there wouldn’t be complete agreement on the NAACP position, but advocates for choice would recognize the need to slow the growth of charters. They might be offering substitute wording for the resolution, and working with representatives of traditional public read more >>>

Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com