Not long after michelle rhee took over as head of the washington, dc, public schools a year ago, she announced a plan to shut down almost two dozen schools in dc's decrepit, shrinking, public-education system at a meeting at one school, parents began screaming at rhee and throwing things as it. Here are some of the most memorable things that michelle rhee said during her tenure as chancellor of washington dc except for early childhood education, i don't see one thing rhee has done to reform the school people keep telling us she has improved education, but they don't tell us. Is michelle rhee undermining school reform the mantra goes, you either love or hate michelle rhee in the education world, there is no figure as polarizing as the former chancellor of washington, dc's public schools, who famously warred with the city's teachers' union and left. Rumor has it that education reformer michelle rhee sends one of her daughters to an elite private school with small class sizes and no standardized testing should we care after all, rhee is a staunch advocate for large class sizes and testing in america's school system america. Michelle rhee charged in as chancellor of the washington, dc, public schools wielding blackberrys and data and a giant axe she has made a city with possibly the country's worst public schools ground zero for education reform, and attracted a cadre of young zealots some critics call.
Former district of columbia public schools chancellor michelle rhee is on the rumor list for donald trump's secretary of education (fellow insistent public school reformer eva moscowitz apparently doesn't want the job) rhees record as chancellor, pushing public charter schools and private. A spokesman for president-elect donald trump on wednesday mentioned education activist and sacramento first lady michelle rhee as a possible candidate for secretary of education under the new administration the former chancellor of the washington, dc, school district is a controversial figure. Amid the national debate about tiger mother amy chua's parenting style, let's look at what michelle rhee recently said about her own children and what those comments reveal about rhee and her views about education. On wednesday, donald trump's communications adviser, jason miller, cited former dc school chancellor michelle rhee as someone who has been mentioned as a possible candidate to head up the president-elect's department of education in 2008, rhee won over tea party conservatives and. A memoir illustrates what's wrong with her brand of school reform.
Michelle a rhee (born december 25, 1969) is an american educator and advocate for education reform she was chancellor of the washington, dc public schools from 2007 to 2010. News about michelle a rhee commentary and archival information about michelle rhee from the new york times changes were sweeping through the halls of public education before michelle rhee took over the leadership of the washington schools three years ago. Love her or hate her, rhee has been a major player in the k-12 education world for over a decade she tells ozy what to expect next, from her and from education policy. The president-elect's search for an education secretary appears to be crossing party lines as he plans to meet with the former district of columbia public schools chancellor. Michelle rhee talks about changing america's education system. Its high-profile, much-debated leader is stepping back to a smaller role, but studentsfirst has no plans to leave tennessee in fact, the education reform organization founded and led by former washington, dc, schools chancellor michelle rhee says its work in tennessee will only pick up ahead of.
Michelle rhee had big ambitions when she went on oprah four years ago to launch her new advocacy group, studentsfirst, with a promise to raise $1 billion to transform education policy nationwide but as she prepares to step down as ceo, she leaves a trail of disappointment and disillusionment. View the profiles of professionals named michelle rhee on linkedin there are 20+ professionals named michelle rhee, who use linkedin to exchange information, ideas, and opportunities. Who donald trump chooses to be his secretary of education will send powerful signals as to what the role of the us department of education will be in a trump presidency rhee has been based in california for the past several years, since marrying sacramento mayor kevin johnson she stepped. Donald trump is reportedly meeting friday with michelle rhee (d), former dc schools chancellor and potential candidate for secretary of education. The latest tweets from michelle rhee (@michellerhee) fighting to ensure that every child has equal access to great schools & great teachers @studentsfirst founder former dc public schools chancellor sacramento, ca. Embedvideo(5414, 482, 304) tuesday's frontline examines one of the most controversial figures in education reform in recent memory: michelle rhee, former chancellor of the washington //wwwpbsorg/newshour/education/examining-michelle-rhees-legacy-in-education-reform facebook twitter.
Michelle a rhee 6,949 likes 2 talking about this michelle rhee has worked tirelessly to build educational environments that truly foster learning. Transcript for the frontline film the education of michelle rhee.