So that means student test scores have skyrocketed in the age of “Sesame Street,” right? Well, no. If anything, scores are getting worse.

But if putting money into public broadcasting really is as critical as some contend, for reasons educational, cultural and otherwise, then a recent court decision could be the answer to their prayers:

[Continue reading Norman Leahy’s post at Bearing Drift.]

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