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May 29, 2014
Sixty years ago this week, my family and other Black families across the country were wondering how the Supreme Court's Brown v. Board of Education decision would impact their children's education. Read more »
May 28, 2014
I would not have said this a year ago. I’ve been opposed to such a thing, despite being auditioned once for a show that promised to show the real challenges schools face daily. Read more »
May 15, 2014
Teacher Appreciation Day, Field Day, spring concerts, sports competitions and awards ceremonies, plays, debates, school application and testing, testing, testing. Read more »
May 13, 2014
Charter schools are all the rage, but are hardly a fad. The most important takeaway of the past twenty-two plus years now is that doing education differently and better is possible, when we put freedom and accountability at the center of the education process. Read more »
May 9, 2014
CER board member and Charter Schools USA, Inc. President and CEO defends charter schools and school choice on Fox News at the onset of National Charter Schools Week 2014. Read more »
May 8, 2014
Americans are fans of fantasy and myth - the resounding success of franchises like Twilight and Harry Potter offer strong evidence to support this claim. But when it comes to our education system, Americans must learn to distinguish fact from fiction. Read more »
April 30, 2014
Like a lot of others here tonight, I’m just a soldier in Success Academies CEO Eva Moskowitz’s army. And I want to talk about why I joined the fight. Read more »
April 17, 2014
In Illinois you can almost imagine the spittle on their lips as furious lawmakers take aim at charter schools. Some want to do away with a commission that considers appeals when charters get spurned by local school boards. Read more »
April 14, 2014
The late, noted civil rights leader Fannie Lou Hamer summed it up best when she said, “I’m sick and tired of being sick and tired.” Read more »
April 14, 2014
Recently, the Florida PTA told its members to call lawmakers and get them to fight a bill that would expand Florida's tax credit scholarship program. Read more »