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On Contact: The Rise of the Charter Schools with Diane Ravitch

On Contact: The Rise of the Charter Schools with Diane Ravitch

On this week’s episode of On Contact, Chris Hedges is joined by Diane Ravitch, former assistant secretary of education under President George H.W. Bush and author of “Reign of Error: The Hoax of the Privatization Movement and the Danger to America’s Public Schools”. Watch here

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Diane’s Most Recent Article: A Detailed Critique of a PBS-run Education Documentary

Diane’s Most Recent Article: A Detailed Critique of a PBS-run Education Documentary

This is a detailed critique of a three-part documentary called “School Inc.,” which was aired recently by some PBS stations across the country. Written by Diane Ravitch and Carol Burris that you can watch here

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New from Diane Ravitch: REIGN OF ERROR. An incisive, comprehensive look at today’s American school system that argues against those who claim it is broken and beyond repair; an impassioned but reasoned call to stop the privatization movement that is draining students and funding from our public schools. Buy it here: Amazon Hardcover, Amazon Kindle, Barnes & Nobel, Powell’s, iTunes, Continue Reading →

Diane’s Books

Diane’s Books

Diane Ravitch is the author of eleven books and has edited an additional fourteen. Her latest is Reign of Error.

 

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