Here is a site that takes a hard look at the profit-making end of education, and it is booming. Business is amazingly good, what with all the new opportunities for testing, test prepping, outsourcing, online stuff, new technologies.

Meanwhile, your public officials are trying to figure out how to cut teachers’ pensions.

Remember the old saying: “A promise made is a debt unpaid.”

The new version is: “Promises are meant to be broken.”