EduShyster celebrated Black Friday not by shopping but by thinking about ways that Walmart could really make a difference in the lives of children.
For example, it could provide their parents a living wage and decent benefits or allow them to join a union.
Instead, the Walton family is a big funder of charters and vouchers and other aspects of the conservative reform movement to privatize public education and break teachers unions so that teachers can be treated like Walmart employees.
Walmart is one of the most data-driven organizations in the world. It practices “just-in-time” inventory and outsources its manufacturing wherever wages are lowest.
That may be its model of school reform.
Read her post to see which “reform” organizations are on the Walton/Walmart payroll.