Arne Duncan

McFadden: Let's find the money to fix schools

McFadden: Let's find the money to fix schools

Much has been written and discussed the last several days regarding the situation in the Baltimore City Public Schools (“School repair funds sought,” Jan. 6). While there has been finger pointing all over the place and more than enough blame to go around, our students and their families continue to operate in unacceptable conditions. Former U.S. Secretary Arne Duncan’s observations on the situation go to the core of the problem: “Why so often in America do we allow the children who need the most to get the least?” I would only add that this seems to occur most...

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