This week’s issue of The Nation magazine is devoted to education, offering a unique opportunity to peer into the school views of left-of-Obama liberals. (Pedro Noguera, NYU professor and Joel Klein critic, guest-edited the issue.)
“We’re not trying to replace the teacher,” Ben-Dov says. “We’re trying to empower her…. Our belief is that computers can help the teacher do her job better.”
The magazine also includes a piece by David L. Kirp profiling community schools run by Children’s Aid — right here in New York.