I’m a billionaire and I want your school!
A bunch of us were sitting around talking about the next unexploited, profitable industry and someone said education could bring us more wealth and power.
So we came up with a plan.
First we talked to the textbook and test publishers and asked them to create tests that make the public schools look bad through low test scores.
Then we pushed to have this Common Core stuff (which I don’t understand) promoted and used in every public school in the nation.
After that we spoke to the owners of charter schools and started some of our own, so that we became fully invested in both.
As parents saw the low test scores at their public schools they streamed to our charter schools. We petitioned the school districts to allow us to use empty classrooms on their campuses.Read more