The Education Exchange: Thomas Sowell’s “Charter Schools and Their Enemies”

They stand in opposition “utterly without regard to whether particular charter schools are producing good or bad educational outcomes.”

Photo of Robert PondiscioA senior fellow and vice president for external affairs at the Thomas B. Fordham Institute, Robert Pondiscio, joins Paul E. Peterson to discuss Thomas Sowell’s new book, Charter Schools and Their Enemies, and the heavy criticism that charters currently face.

Pondiscio’s review, “Charter Schools and Their Enemies: At 90, Thomas Sowell reminds charter schools how to fight. And why,” is available now.

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