Moreover, the Race to the Top program has prompted a wave of school reform across the country, making it a phenomenally cost-effective exercise. Indeed, the unhinged opposition by opponents of school reform may be the surest sign that it's working.Let's recap...
Chait is claiming that giving out billions of dollars in exchange for school reforms, with no connection to the efficacy of those reforms, is a smashing success. He attacks anyone who dares question the Race To the Top program.
Some of us think that if the idea is to make our schools better we should look to see if these reforms actually do that.
Now, who's unhinged?