Joe Biden on Why He Is ‘Lukewarm’ on Charter Schools: ‘I Am Not a Charter School Fan’

‘It takes away the options available and money for public schools’

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BIDEN: “Number two, I am not a charter school fan because it takes away the options available and money for public schools. Charter schools that are held to the same exact standard of a — for example, having a charter school that is a school dealing with just the arts, or charter school dealing with, particularly held to the same exact standard that a public school is, then I can find some rationale for that."

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