Charter school fears: Why NH Democrats detest them
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New Hampshire Democrats’ rejection of a large federal money infusion to continue and bolster public charter schools makes no sense. Unless, of course, one remembers that the Democrats are beholden to unions for support and votes and that the teacher unions and much of the education establishment do not like charter schools.
Charter schools are public schools, but they don’t have to be run in the same fashion. In fact, they are designed to innovate and find new, and better, ways of schooling our young.