On NPR: The Destruction of American Public Education

Former Assistant Secretary of Education Diane Ravitch was once an early advocate of No Child Left Behind, school vouchers and charter schools.

But four years later, Ravitch changed her mind.

“I came to the conclusion … that No Child Left Behind has turned into a timetable for the destruction of American public education,” she tells Fresh Air’s Terry Gross.

Read and/or listen to the story here.