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April 30, 2012

Exploring The Parent Trigger Law

California and three other states have passed a parent trigger law. It allows dissatisfied families to turn their children’s school into a charter, replace staff, or even shut it down, if a majority of the parents agree.

Dick speaks with two mothers from California, Cynthia Ramirez, who supports the law, and Chrissy Alvarado, who objects to the way it is being used.

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