A prolific writer, renowned researcher, education historian and one of the nation’s leading public education advocates, Ravitch is the author of “Reign of Error: The Hoax of the Privatization Movement and the Danger to America’s Public Schools”.
Ravitch is former U.S. Assistant Secretary of Education, co-founder of Network for Public Education. Talk is at UA College of Education, Kiva room.
Join us for a thought-provoking conversation about the current state of K-12 education with Dr. Diane Ravitch.
A prolific writer, renowned researcher and one of the nation’s leading public education advocates, Ravitch is the author of “Reign of Error: The Hoax of the Priatization Movement and the Danger to America’s Public Schools,” a New York Times best-seller. Jonathan Kozol describes the book as “a fearless book, a manifesto and a call to battle.”
Last year Ravitch co-founded the Network for Public Education. NPE works across the country to support public education as a cornerstone of our democracy, to elevate and defend the teaching profession and to protect children against the abuses of high stakes testing and data mining.
Please join us:
WHAT: Diane Ravitch, Public Education activist, author, educator, and education historian.
WHEN: Sunday, December 14, 2014, 2:30 p.m.WHERE: University of Arizona, College of Education, 1430 E. Second Street, Tucson. (parking available for free at 2nd street parking garage.RSVP
UA College of Education, Kiva room. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.