Day: <span>May 23, 2011</span>

Bill Gates: Astroturf huckster

The next time you hear an education “reformer” promoting such unproven changes as removing seniority from teacher layoff policies or making teacher evaluations heavily dependent on student test scores – sound familiar? – think Bill Gates. According to an excellent article in The New York Times, Gates has emerged as the biggest huckster of Astroturf […]

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