Here's a letter in the Oakland Tribune by the teacher I mentioned when I was talking about the Donors Choose event. She points out that it was heavily edited, but is glad it was published.
Why there's inequity in education
IN MY SEVENTH YEAR teaching at Lockwood, I am glad the issue of inequity in education is finally being recognized, but I think focusing on teacher salaries is missing the greater problem. ("Report: Poor schools get less money for teachers," Sept. 15).