Larry Arnn, president of Hillsdale College and professor of politics and history, explained to Sirius XM’s Breitbart News Daily host Alex Marlow on Wednesday how the educational bureaucracy enforces ideological conformity in pedagogy via its control and use of professional licensing requirements for teachers.
“The educational bureaucracy does not like education reform,” Arnn said. “They have control, and they exercise control on charter schools.”
Arnn noted that bureaucratic control of primary and secondary education is shaped by state law, with variations between states. “Arizona and Florida are the best,” he said, in terms of decentralization of control benefiting charter schools.
One of the educational bureaucracy’s primary tools of control is over teacher certifications and licensing, Arnn noted.
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