Moyers & Company

Public Schools for Sale?

Season 3 Episode 12 | 24m 51s Video has closed captioning.

Public education is becoming big business as bankers, hedge-fund managers and private-equity investors are entering what they consider to be an “emerging market.” Diane Ravitch, a former assistant secretary of education, says the privatization of public education has to stop. She was an advocate school choice and charter schools, but after careful investigation, has changed her mind.

Aired: 03/26/14

Rating: NR

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