Tag 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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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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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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Opting for School Choice is Easy for Rahm Emanuel

School Choice is easy for some.  Americans with the financial means are able to send their children to the best schools available and reside in neighborhoods that offer successful public school education.  All too often, the very worst schools in … Continue reading

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