Category Archives: Opinion

We the Parents will not Accept Excuses

Education reform is a unique issue because it is a nonpartisan one.  In a nation where our citizens and lawmakers are polarized to the point of total gridlock, education reform unites  leaders and parents of widely varying political views.  After all, … Continue reading

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Charter Schools in Georgia and the Families who Need Them

When you listen to the stories of the moms and dads whose children desperately need school choice, you get a glimpse of the passion that fuels the school choice movement. As a parent, there is nothing more gut-wrenching than to … Continue reading

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The Obama Administration’s War on Religion is Beyond Bold

While there has been quite a kerfuffle recently over a mythical “war on women”, the weightier issue of a war on religion now has been enjoined. The University of Notre Dame and 42 other Catholic institutions filed lawsuits on Monday … Continue reading

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Georgia PTA Blatantly Opposes Wishes of Many Parents

Many a proud mom or dad join the PTA to show support for schools. Ostensibly, the organization exists to allow cooperation between parents and educators in the education of students. However, in Georgia, a current position taken by the Georgia PTA … Continue reading

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The Struggle for School Choice Continues

(Please go to http://www.schoolchoiceweek.com to find an event near you.) School Choice Week is coming up next week. While supporters of school choice have a great deal to celebrate, there is still so much progress to be made in order … Continue reading

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U.S. Labor Department’s Crusade: Rules and Regulations to End Farm Jobs for Teens

On a beautiful Fall day, my children and I drove up to the North Georgia mountains to visit an apple farm. My children were thrilled to be back in the country and enjoyed every minute of apple picking. One of … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Messages and Proclamations

Happy Thanksgiving! We have so much to be thankful for here in America- the list is long. I am thankful for our history as a nation that was blessed by God! I have been reading to my children about the … Continue reading

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