As per our current Database, Diane Ravitch is still alive (as per Wikipedia, Last update: May 10, 2020).
Currently, Diane Ravitch is 82 years, 5 months and 3 days old. Diane Ravitch will celebrate 83rd birthday on a Thursday 1st of July 2021. Below we countdown to Diane Ravitch upcoming birthday.
|Popular As||Diane Ravitch|
|Age||82 years old|
|Born||July 1, 1938 (Texas)|
Diane Ravitch’s zodiac sign is Cancer. According to astrologers, the sign of Cancer belongs to the element of Water, just like Scorpio and Pisces. Guided by emotion and their heart, they could have a hard time blending into the world around them. Being ruled by the Moon, phases of the lunar cycle deepen their internal mysteries and create fleeting emotional patterns that are beyond their control. As children, they don't have enough coping and defensive mechanisms for the outer world, and have to be approached with care and understanding, for that is what they give in return.
Diane Ravitch was born in the Year of the Tiger. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Tiger are authoritative, self-possessed, have strong leadership qualities, are charming, ambitious, courageous, warm-hearted, highly seductive, moody, intense, and they’re ready to pounce at any time. Compatible with Horse or Dog.
Education policy expert who served as the U.S. Assistant Secretary of Education under President George W. Bush. She is also a longtime professor at New York University's Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development.
President George H. W. Bush appointed her to public office, where she stayed after Bill Clinton took over.
While originally supporting the idea behind 'No Child Left Behind,' she later changed her mind, saying that poverty is the biggest obstacle to learning, not teachers.
She was formerly married to Richard Ravitch, Lieutenant Governor of New York.
She criticized Davis Guggenheim's "Waiting for Superman" film as too one-sided.