Diane Ravitch

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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.


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"