Parent activists in Seattle are wary of Proposition 1B, a proposal for “Preschool for All,” fearing that it means a scripted curriculum and standardized tests for tots.
They have learned that the money for the proposition is coming from hedge fund managers and corporations that have been mainstays of the charter school movement.
Parents worry that the Gates Foundation is behind the proposal and that it is a prelude to mayoral control, for-profit schools, and TFA. are they right? Read: 11 Reasons to oppose Prop 1B.
This Washington State preschool teacher explains why he will vote against Prop 1B.