Education
7:39 pm
Thu December 12, 2013

Michelle Rhee, Controversial Reformer, Favors Private School Vouchers In Failing Districts

Michelle Rhee is a high profile education reformer with a capital “C.” That’s for controversial.

The KERA radio interview

When she took over Washington D.C.’s abysmal school system in 2007, she closed dozens of schools, fired hundreds of educators, and paid teachers based on performance. She was gone by 2010. Yesterday Rhee was in Fort Worth and talked to Bill Zeeble about reforming education through school choice.

Find out more about Michelle Rhee’s reform efforts and what observers and critics say about them.