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The way to crush the middle class is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation. – Vladimir Lenin

Michelle Rhee: Some schools got their funding doubled and scores still went down

Posted by iusbvision on December 7, 2010

For those of you who do not know Michelle Rhee, she is one of the stars from the hit film “Waiting for Superman”. The film is a brilliant documentary about people who made a difference or who tried to make a difference in public schools. Rhee was the Washington D.C. Schools Chancellor. While she was able to make positive changes, the key aspects of her reform plan were stopped by the teachers union who is desperate to maintain the failing status quo (if you think that what I just said is even a MILD exaggeration consider this your personal invitation to demonstrate otherwise).

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