EduShyster looks at a day in the life of a "no excuses" charter school student. An excerpt:
Here's an interesting coincidence: Boston University has an excellent education school. Here is a bit on their philosophy:
"Lively discussion," "trying ideas out," and "resisting dogma," eh?
Does it seem to you that Argosy Charter is really preparing Carolina for the sort of intellectual life prized by Boston University? Or are they engaging in "what is merely fashionable in educational thought and practice"?