Tag Archives: Education Reform

Liberty Pen: John Stossel- The Fight For Education Freedom

This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat What they’re talking about is that most school districts in America require kids to go to school based on where they live. That is if they are going to a public … Continue reading

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Reason: Catherine Manu-Ward- Interviewing Campbell Brown: ‘On Her Fight To Get Lousy Teachers Fired’

“Oral arguments are scheduled to begin on Wednesday in Wright v. New York, a lawsuit filed in New York State Supreme Court last July that seeks to overturn certain teacher tenure protections on the grounds that they deny public school … Continue reading

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PBS: Video: NewsHour: Closing the Gap: Senator Tim Scott on Expanding Educational Opportunities

Kire Schneider on Google+ If Senator Tim Scott is talking about expanding educational choice in the public school systems including charter schools, then I’m all for that as long as the Federal Government is not mandating this without the funds … Continue reading

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Foreign Affairs: Opinion- Jal Mehta- Why American Education Fails

Source: This piece was originally posted at FRS FreeState Plus For the United States to succeed long-term and for us to ever get our poverty rate down to at least a more competitive level with our developed competitors, instead of twice … Continue reading

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Commonsense Capitalism: Video: Free to Choose: Milton Friedman- What’s Wrong With Our Schools

Commonsense Capitalism: Video: Free to Choose: Milton Friedman- What's Wrong With Our Schools Libertarian economist Milton Friedman made a documentary about the country. The society, covering the economy and several different aspects in the economy. Which education is definitely part … Continue reading

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