Crazy Crawfish has a regular blog where he skewers the mighty, the powerful, the phonies, and the masters of data manipulation.
Like EduShyster, CC knows data, and he has humor. And he seems to know more about state school data–and the games people play–than most people.
Read this brilliantly witty report of John White’s statistical legerdemain.
So what if Education Week gave Louisiana an F for academic performance? Michelle Rhee placed it at the top.
Horace Mann wrote in one of his annual reports that it was dangerous to allow partisan politicians to get their hands on the schools. John White and Bobby Jindal remind us on a daily basis of Mann’s wisdom.