Cheating our children

Number 6978
Subject Education
Source Herald-Leader (Lexington, Ky.)
State KY
Year 1990
Publication Date Nov. 12 - Dec. 15
Summary Lexington (Ky.) Herald-Leader looks inside a system that puts politics ahead of children's need for education. An investigation finds that taxes are not assessed or collected, educators are coerced into supporting the "right" political ideas, and hiring practices stress nepotism and political expediency over educational needs.
Category Contest Winner
Pages 51
Keywords Politics State Government Schools Corruption
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