The Path to Full Privatization of Public Schools

A former assistant commissioner in TN’s Department of Education explains how the impact of the state’s A-F grading system for schools

Tennessee has a new Commissioner of Education who is unapologetic in her zeal for privatizing the state’s public schools:

Now, a former Assistant Commissioner in the DOE says an A-F school grading system, set to be implemented this school year, is designed to further erode public support for public schools.

This should surprise no one as Gov. Bill Lee has long been an advocate of using public money to fund private school education:

And Lee wants to hand millions in state and local dollars to a Christian extremist charter school network, too:

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