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Liberia Cuts Deal to Outsource Education

The new Minister of Education in Liberia made a deal with the for-profit Bridge International Academies to supply elementary education. The company’s investors include Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg. 564 more words

Education Reform

Civil Society Groups in Kenya Speak Out Against Commercialization and Privatization of Education

The following statement was written and released by a group of non-governmental organizations concerned about the growing movement to privatize education in Kenya. They call here for resistance to the introduction of for-profit organizations and for the building of a genuine free public education for all children. 841 more words

Education Reform

The Failure of Private Management in Gary, Indiana

Under Indiana’s former Secretary of Education Tony Bennett, the state determined to crack down on low-performing schools. Five schools were handed over to private management. 564 more words

Education Reform