May 5, 2010 by Matt Dunne, a former state senator and Democratic candidate for governor. -VT Digger
we must also watch closely and speak out in opposition to a radical plan made by the Dubie-Douglas team that will compromise our strong public schools.
Governor Douglas insists we need to radically change Vermont’s school system. Under the umbrella of “Challenges for Change,” the Dubie-Douglas administration is claiming to improve educational outcomes and reduce costs by super-sizing school boards, creating cookie-cutter curricula, and fundamentally destroying the relationship between the community and education that has made Vermont’s schools strong.