Category Archives: School Choice

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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What will it Take to Empower Georgia’s Parents?

In Louisiana, it took hurricane Katrina.  In Los Angeles, it took a “Parent Revolution.”  In Georgia, what will it take to empower parents to engage in their children’s education and to force the urgent and necessary changes that will guarantee a … 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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Cease and Desist: Educrats May not Advocate with Georgia Tax Dollars

Sam Olens orders local school boards to stay out of charter school fight 4:48 pm October 3, 2012, by jgalloway Attorney General Sam Olens this afternoon sent a letter to state School Superintendent John Barge, in which Olens ordered all … Continue reading

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Parents and Students Can’t Wait for the Parent Trigger Act

Georgia has been a leader in school choice, but recent events have slowed the progress of authorizing more public charter schools. After the ruling by the Georgia Supreme Court last summer that struck down the ability of the Georgia Charter … Continue reading

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