Wed, Jan 18, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
Diane RavitchDownload audio (MP3)
Influential education expert Diane Ravitch was once a champion of reform policies such as vouchers and charter schools. Now, she has emerged as a leading defender of public education. We talk to her about the state of schools in California and across the country.
Host: Michael Krasny
- Diane Ravitch, research professor of education at New York University, historian of education and author of books including "The Death and Life of the Great American School System: How Testing and Choice Are Undermining Education"
- About the book "The Death and Life of the Great American School System" : at IndieBound.org