Leader of Black Alliance Blasts President Obama on School Choice in...

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Kevin P. Chavous, Chairman of the Black Alliance for Educational Options, today released an open letter to President Barack Obama in a full page ad in The New York Times, calling on the president to "throw off the shackles of the educational establishment" and extend real opportunities to low-income children." He also launched his "Revolution in ... Full Story

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#1 Oct 2, 2010
has the black alliance or any black organization ever looked at the schools and then looked at the capitol and then seeing both in total disarray ever considered going in to their own schools - assessed what needs to be done and gathered together and got it done?? no - i think not!! always a cry to the gov't - who are inept at everything they do or have done!! i would posit that no matter race-creed-or whatever fathers and mothers starting in their own homes could build positive education criteria for their childrens future that when initiated would make those schools that are so damning into proper vehicles for children where quality educations would prevail! forget the gov't!! arne duncan came to d.c. leaving behind a miserable 60% dropout rate in a state where he was the top dog!! got a promotion to d.c. where he has at present a 70% dropout rate nationally!! and you want the fed to set you on the path of glory when they cannot even get their own act together?? awesome!!

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