Herein references another pro-DeVos article, this time from the Wall Street Journal. Deputy Editor Ingrid Jacques of Detroit News responds to Ms. DeVos’s critics.
Michigan’s charter model has also been criticized for its purported lack of accountability. Critics claim that schools aren’t held to high standards. But more than 100 charters have been closed in the last 20 years, both for academic and financial reasons. Not a single traditional public school in the state has ever closed because of poor performance.