Can We Have School Choice Now?

Avery Gagliano is a dedicated and devoted piano prodigy whose talent and hard work have won her the privilege of playing concerts all around the world, as a hand picked "international music ambassador" for the Lang Lang Music Foundation. She is only 13 years old, which makes her achievements all the more impressive. But as …

“No School Choice for You!”

If you're the kind of revolutionary, trailblazing, damn-all-conventions parent who wants your child to have--gasp!--a quality education, and you would like to have the ability to get your child into quality schools just like rich people do, then you don't have a friend in the Obama administration: One of President Barack Obama’s conceits is that he …

Now Under Attack: School Choice in Louisiana

I am one of those radical revolutionaries who believes that education is the great civil rights struggle of our time, and that as part and parcel of that struggle, parents who don't like the public schools where their kids are going ought to have the right to take their kids out of a failing public …

Matt Damon: Champion of Public Schools

And the lovely thing about him is that when it comes to education, he puts his money where his mouth is. Oh, wait. He doesn't. I wonder how many of those people who cheered Damon's full-throated advocacy on behalf of public schools and teachers' unions will take public notice of his hypocrisy. Probably none of …