Wednesday, September 05, 2007

NYT joins the party

The editorial board of the New York Times has arrived a bit late to the party and discovers that DCPS is a "national disgrace."
Washington has long been infamous for having the worst performing big-city system in the country. But The Washington Post exposed the scope of the problem earlier this summer in an eye-opening series. According to The Post, the city ranks first in terms of the budget share devoted to administration and last in spending on teachers and instruction. The imbalance is particularly disturbing, given that the District’s children fare worse at school than children in other big cities.
Further thoughts by Ronald Bailey over at Reason Online.

[hat tip to Instapundit]

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