Not as satirical as you may think. Ending the monopoly of the teachers unions and education bureaucrats might be the best thing to happen to children in a long time.
Originally posted on International Liberty:
I’m a big fan of school choice. If we bust up the government education monopoly and create a competitive education market, we’ll get a much better education system at much lower cost.
This isn’t just idle theorizing. The evidence shows that competition produces better results.
That will be especially good news for children from poor and minority neighborhoods, as even the Washington Post has admitted.
And since we’re looking at international evidence, it’s worth noting that America spends more per student than any other nation, yet gets very mediocre results.
However, there’s also a non-educational argument for busting up the government school monopoly. Simply stated, we have to rescue kids from brainless school bureaucrats who impose crazy forms of anti-gun political correctness.
What am I talking about?…
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