When you go around saying that it's a shame
that Washington placed so low in the Race to the Top competition, the statement assumes that Race to the Top was worth winning. When you say Yes to RttT, you're also saying yes to:
--Giving away state control of the curriculum
--Creating a reliance on impermanent federal dollars
--Embracing reform models that are anything but proven to work
If Rob McKenna thinks that Race to the Top is the model to go off of, he's a far distance away from someone we want leading the schools.
Labels: Campaign 2012, Race to the Top, Rob McKenna
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