This is a classic Oxford-style debate on the real cause of our failing public schools.
Arguing for the Motion: Kate McLaughlin, Gary Smuts, and Randi Weingarten.
Arguing Against the Motion: Larry Sand, Rod Paige, and Terry Moe.
Moderator: John Donvan.
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