3 July 2012 0 Comments

School Choice Daylin Leach Part 8: Won’t Help Willie Learn

How Pennsylvania Can Help Willie and Penny Read 2 minute Video from Commonwealth Foundation

Pennsylvania State Senate Education Committee member Daylin Leach’s policies has blocked children

Like Willies choices, hopes,  and most important – his opportunity to learn.

“We’ll call them Willie and Penny, two students from Philadelphia. Due to his ZIP code, Willie attends a failing and violent public school where he stands a greater statistical chance of being a victim of a violent crime than he does reaching proficiency in reading and math. Penny, however his next-door neighbor, has attended public school, but got an Educational Improvement Tax Credit scholarship through a lottery. ” Read more of their story here

Daylin Leach’s  Solution:More money for failed, and failing, violent system                                       

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