Rethinking Schools stands firmly against these unprecedented attacks on public education and we need your support to continue our fight against privatization—and to support and improve public schools.
Public schools remain the only educational institutions that have the potential and obligation to serve all students. Yet Trump’s education budget shows how this administration puts corporate interests over the needs of students and communities.
The budget gives to charter and voucher schools—and steals from public school children:
Gives $500 million more for charter schools (up 50% from current funding), $250 million to expand and “study’ voucher schools, and $1 billion more to encourage school “choice” within districts.
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