Opinion | Ignore the experts. Democrats are not losing out on education due to ‘waking up’ or covid.

The media has promoted Republican hysteria that schools are subjecting students to a bizarre pedagogy designed to make them feel guilty about racism. But survey data shows that most parents want teachers to talk about race and don’t want schools to ban books. Similarly, the recent removal of several progressive school board members in San Francisco may have had much more to do with parents’ frustration about board members. priorities than with his political ideology. (Maybe they should have cared more about getting kids up to speed on basic academics than renaming schools?)