Cara Fitzpatrick, a UW graduate and Pulitzer Prize-winning writer, has authored a book titled “The Death of Public School”. The book delves into the history of school choice in the nation and how private institutions receive more public funding than ever before. Fitzpatrick will be speaking about her book at the University Book Store at 6pm on Tuesday.
According to the The Seattle Times article, the only school choice options in Washington are 16 charter schools. In an interview, Fitzpatrick discussed how the school choice movement may evolve in the state. To learn more, refer to The Seattle Times’ interview with Fitzpatrick.