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More Newark Failure!
More Richard Whitmire gold nuggets.
Poor Richard presents the continuing sad spectacle of writing a lot while saying nothing.
Begin with your overreaching concept- charter schools great.
Next, cherry pick data
Next, avoid the data (from existing public schools) that invalidates your concept
Last, get the usual crowd (Rotherham, 74Million) to peddle your journalistic outing
Whitmire gets smacked down by data:
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Charter Hucksterism on Wall Street:
Great insight, nice stuffs.