Time takes a look at whether ESEA renewal could become the bipartisan issue this year. Count me among the skeptical. Especially after this week.
But it contains the seeds of an issue that hasn’t received much attention. How much of the teachers’ unions anger over this proposal is about the proposal itself and how much actually stems from simmering tensions on Central Falls, health care, and card check and is really about a larger set of politics?
Also in Time, here’s Bloomberg and Klein on the proposal.