It's well-known that public schools are not graduating students as well-educated as before, that Americans score poorly on international tests, and that billions of federal dollars showered on public schools have not achieved any of the designated goals, which were to raise test scores and to eliminate the gap between higher income and lower income students. The Obama progressives want us to believe that...
The only goal here is to brainwash and indoctrinate. Public skrewls and union teachers have already gone a long way toward this goal: functional illierates but confirmed Democrats and leftists. Nationalize education and you have your own Soviet State overnight. Obama Jugend.
When we list the areas that Barack Obama wants to "fundamentally transform," as he promised before his 2008 election, let's not overlook his plans for education. They are as fundamentally transformational, costly and dictatorial as Obamacare.
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