Post Tagged with: "school choice"

March 18, 2013 06:42

Abolish Public Schools

You are forced to pay for a service you may not want or need. You are forced to support the teaching of ideas with which you may or may not agree.

July 31, 2012 11:31

Friedman’s Legacy of Fighting for School Choice for All

“There is no respect in which inhabitants of a low-income neighborhood are so disadvantaged as in the kind of schooling they can get for their children.” – Milton Friedman

July 12, 2012 06:19

Bursting the College Bubble

According to a 2011 survey, 53.6% of bachelor’s degree-holders under the age of 25 were unemployed or underemployed—working lower-skilled jobs such as waiter, retail clerk, bartender, and the like, making little or no use of their college education.

November 16, 2011 08:21

No Compelling Evidence ‘No Child’ Worked

The only way to end employee domination of education is to fundamentally change the system: instead of having politics control schooling, let parents control education money so they can take their children out of schools they don’t like and put them into those they do.

July 14, 2011 06:18

NAACP joins teachers union to block better education for African-American students

How can an organization supposedly committed to helping blacks and other minority groups climb the educational ladder file a lawsuit to obstruct educational opportunities for what amounts to 7,000 of New York’s most disadvantaged kids? Black parents have a right to be perplexed, frustrated, and outraged by such a stance.

March 29, 2011 04:49

Black activist takes on Obama friend Bill Ayers on school choice

A black school guidance counselor confronts the unrepentant terrorist and Obama friend Bill Ayers at a discussion over schools. She shows the errors in Ayers’ statements on charter schools. When white liberals are against options that help poor minorities (charter schools and vouchers) it lets you know they don’t really care about the kids.

January 26, 2011 05:10

New Hispanic Group to Promote School Choice

A newly formed group of Hispanics in Milwaukee, who believe they should have a choice in determining the school where their children participate, gathered Monday at the United Community Center to present their views to school officials and legislators that were expected to attend.

September 27, 2010 15:37

Rocking the Boat on Education

Guggenheim, whose political sympathies are normally liberal, admits that the Democratic party is, on education policy, a “wholly owned subsidiary of the teachers unions.” The AFT and NEA — combined, the biggest campaign contributors in the U.S. — send more than 90 percent of their donations to Democrats.

September 15, 2010 11:19

Obama’s Safe School Czar Admits Gay Curriculum is the Ultimate Goal

There is something topsy turvy in a nation where the ‘safe schools’ czar is pushing the GLSTN agenda in the schools and blocking school choice over the gay agenda to indoctrinate children.

September 6, 2010 09:30

The Schools Scandal

Twice the money. Zero progress. American spending on public education, adjusted for inflation, has more than doubled over the last three decades. What did taxpayers get for their money?