Key Insights From:
The Beautiful Tree
By James Tooley
Audio Available | 9 Minute Read
Published: Sep 7, 2013
- In education, there is a pervasive assumption that private schools are for the rich only and that the poor cannot help themselves.
- The poor’s initiative in educating themselves gets glossed over or completely ignored in development literature.
- Public school principals and teachers are out of touch with the viewpoints of the poor in their own districts.
- Public schools are failing the world’s poor.