"The 5- and 6-year-olds, she said, just aren't learning enough ... where
just 35 percent of pupils last year tested proficient in reading and 46 percent
in math."Yes, but the more important question is whether they
are achieving passing scores on the school's core values which consist of
diversity and sexual awareness?
Perhaps parents demanding accountability from the educational system is the
reason teacher unions fear and oppose charter schools. They are the competitive
alternative that parents haven't had until now.