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William Doyle: Please, Mr. Trump, Put Betsy DeVos on a Plane to Finland ASAP

09 Dec

Why Finland has one of the best education systems in the world, and corporate school choice in the United States and the U.K. is a scam run by con artists who are just like Donald Trump.

Diane Ravitch's blog

William Doyle is living in Finland as a scholar-in-residence at the University of Eastern Finland.

In this post, he describes what Betsy DeVos would learn if she visited Finland.

He writes:

Donald Trump is promoting “school choice” as he vows to improve the American education system. To achieve this vision, he should start by putting his incoming Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos on a plane to world education superpower Finland to see what school choice means in its most powerful form — the choice from among numerous, great, neighborhood schools anywhere in the country.
Just ranked by the World Economic Forum as the No. 1 primary school system globally Finland shows us, that true educational choice means holding politicians accountable to provide families the choice between safe, well-resourced, high-quality local schools, especially in high-poverty areas, schools run by teachers trained at the highest levels of professionalism and supported by a…

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Posted by on December 9, 2016 in Uncategorized

 

One response to “William Doyle: Please, Mr. Trump, Put Betsy DeVos on a Plane to Finland ASAP

  1. Jon Awbrey

    December 9, 2016 at 13:02

    For All Those Offering Advice To The Beast —

    What Ariadne Said To Theseus

     

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