Category Archive: Steven Brill

Education "Facts": Brill v. Ravitch

Recently, I posted a response to Steven Brill’s piece for Reuters, “The School Reform Deniers” (it was reposted by Raging Chicken Press a few days ago).  In it, I call into question what… Continue reading

"No Dog In This Fight"

When someone says: I had no dog in this fight Look out!  What they are saying is that they do (or did), but don’t want to admit it.  Personally, I have never seen… Continue reading

"Failing Public Schools"

One thing we, as a nation, need to get straight is that our public schools are not a failure, not now, nor have they ever been.  Yes, there are individual failing schools, and… Continue reading