Is special education untouchable?
June 13, 2001
Senator James Jeffords may have made special ed reform even less likely when he let it be known that the White House's refusal to boost spending for this program was part of the reason for his decision to leave the GOP, writes Michelle Cottle in this week's New Republic. She explains why real change is unlikely and why that's most unfortunate for children.
"Reform school," by Michelle Cottle, The New Republic, June 18, 2001.