Dr. Stephen Krashen Reaserher on Langauge Acquisition and Education Activist said: "The No. 1 obstacle to literacy and learning in the United State, is poverty."
Education reforms come and go. The truth is everything works in Affluent Schools. Now in poor communities, just about every reform fails.
Imagine giving sick poor patients weaker medicines? Fewer resources and higher ratios of teachers to students and specialized intervention staff, plus less access to art, music, physical education, and sports, is weaker medicine.
Educational Delusion believes more testing and school choice helps children living in poverty achieve in our public schools.
We need a march on Washington for equity in our public schools, not more delusional education reforms.
Dr. Jesse P. Turner
Uniting to Save Our Schools