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Trends to Ponder

Some trends on demographics, beliefs, and practices of public schooling. I do not know if they are causally related. 

1. Nonwhite students are projected to outnumber white students in the public schools this year

non white

2. The public supports charter schools by about a 2:1 margin (54% in favor, 28% oppose)

charter poll

3. Over 50% of families in Miami now select schools via choice mechanisms

Unlike Vox and Education Next, the Miami Herald provides no graphics. I leave it to you whether this signals anything about the future of journalism.