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This year’s Smarter Balanced Assessment test, which showed about half of Vermont students are proficient in math and English, cost taxpayers $3.3 million and may be a threat to self-esteem.Read More →
The chairman of the Rutherford County School Board, Wayne Blair, is advising teachers at three public schools in Murfreesboro to attend an after-school meeting to mobilize them against school vouchers and charter schools in Tennessee.Read More →
Washington state’s charter students are in limbo after the state Supreme Court decided not to reconsider its decision in its charter school law.Read More →
People support school choice for a variety of reasons but, for a lot of families, it boils down to the fact that all children are different. Their needs and interests vary, so there are different ways to engage and challenge them in the classroom to make them successful. Is it time for K-12 schools to offer more choice […]Read More →
A lawsuit filed by Grossmont Union High School District has the potential to put more than 1,000 students in San Diego County at risk. On Thursday, charter school supporters rallied outside the school to draw attention to the issue and keep open the five schools, all of which serve students who struggle in traditional schools.
CBS8 has […]
A new video features special needs children speaking directly to teachers, telling them how they learn best. The video really underlines the importance of choice in education, as each child has different needs, needs that can’t all be met in the same environment.
Watch and read more about the video at American Federation for Children.