Charter lotteries in DC and elsewhere are typically limited in the kinds of preferences they can offer, on the basis of offering all applicants an equal chance of enrollment. But critics have long argued that this in effect privileges families who have the time and resources to navigate choice and charter enrollment processes, which can be complex and time-consuming.
David worked in private Montessori for more than twenty years as a parent, three-to-six year-old and adolescent teacher, administrator, writer, speaker, and advocate. In 2016 he began working with the National Center for Montessori in the Public Sector. David lives in Portland, Oregon.