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November 16, 2011 08:21

No Compelling Evidence ‘No Child’ Worked

The only way to end employee domination of education is to fundamentally change the system: instead of having politics control schooling, let parents control education money so they can take their children out of schools they don’t like and put them into those they do.

September 16, 2011 07:53

Reading Scores Lowest In 40 Years after spending $2.3 trillion

But teachers unions have it great. Per-pupil spending rose from $5,593 in 1970 to $12,463 in 2006, and today we beat almost every other industrialized nation in education funding. Just federal spending on education 1972 to 2012 is over $2.3 trillion. State and local spending added another $15 trillion over the 40 year period.

September 6, 2010 09:30

The Schools Scandal

Twice the money. Zero progress. American spending on public education, adjusted for inflation, has more than doubled over the last three decades. What did taxpayers get for their money?