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January 21, 2020
Happiness, Thy Name is National School Choice Week
School Choice Week showcases the interest in school choice and pent-up demand for more of it. Whether supply meets that demand will depend in part on decisions in the political and legal realms.
Education
January 21, 2020
Power to the Parents!
The abusive education monopoly must go.
Education
January 21, 2020
California Prevents Public Schools from Suspending K-8 Students for ‘Willful Defiance’
S.B. 419 expands the prohibition to students in charter schools.
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Education
January 21, 2020
Texas Takes Control of Houston Public Schools
Teachers unions and members of the HISD Board of Trustees, who were locally elected, oppose the state takeover, but the Texas Education Agency (TEA) is appointing a new superintendent and community board for the district.
Environment
January 21, 2020
Heartland Weekly: Crop Yields Contradict Climate Doom
Week of January 13, 2020
Education
January 14, 2020
One in Four New York State Teachers Outside NYC Get Six-Figure Salaries
Empire Center Posts Data on Teachers' Compensation at SeeThroughNY.net

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Education
January 21, 2020
By Robert G. Holland
School Choice Week showcases the interest in school choice and pent-up demand for more of it. Whether supply meets that demand will depend in part on decisions in the political and legal realms.
January 21, 2020
By Larry Sand
The abusive education monopoly must go.
January 21, 2020
By Brandon Best
S.B. 419 expands the prohibition to students in charter schools.
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January 21, 2020
By Ashley Bateman
Teachers unions and members of the HISD Board of Trustees, who were locally elected, oppose the state takeover, but the Texas Education Agency (TEA) is appointing a new superintendent and community board for the district.
January 21, 2020
By Billy Aouste
Week of January 13, 2020
January 14, 2020
By Ashley Herzog
Empire Center Posts Data on Teachers' Compensation at SeeThroughNY.net
January 14, 2020
By Sandra Stotsky
What, then, can college readiness test scores in mathematics and reading tell us?
January 13, 2020
By Billy Aouste
Week of January 6, 2020
January 8, 2020
By Christopher Talgo
If we all took Sen. Bernie Sanders’ education plans with the requisite grain of salt necessary, there would be a severe salt shortage.
January 7, 2020
By Ashley Bateman
FIRE’s Campus Due Process Litigation Tracker is a searchable database of Title IX litigation.
January 2, 2020
By Larry Sand
The new Prop. 13, very much unlike the iconic original, hurts taxpayers.
December 27, 2019
By Bonner R. Cohen
University of Michigan Eliminates Its "Bias Response Teams"
December 27, 2019
By Larry Sand
The clamor over for-profit charters has no substance whatsoever.
December 20, 2019
By AnneMarie Schieber
In addition to promoting classes on climate change, the American Medical Association (AMA) now wants medical school curricula to include classes on “health economics.”
December 17, 2019
By Ashley Bateman
As private school costs increase and more Catholic schools—known historically for lower tuition costs than secular academies—close, the education marketplace is responding with innovative options.
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December 10, 2019
By Rebecca Kiessling
Editor’s note: Each month, Health Care News will be profiling a national and state-based public policy organization working to advance freedom in the health care market so that consumers and providers can all be winners.
December 9, 2019
By Teresa Mull
New standardized test scores have been released, and U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos called the results of the federally mandated National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) exam “devastating.”
December 5, 2019
By Robert G. Holland
There is a lot to be said for students having the opportunity to write research papers or develop projects independently. But first they should have a base of knowledge from which to proceed.
December 5, 2019
By Teresa Mull
Education is such a fundamental element of American life, we often take it for granted. Yet the fundamental nature of education is precisely what makes it the political policy every citizen should care about.
December 2, 2019
By Jim Lakely
Week of November 25, 2019
December 1, 2019
By Christopher Talgo
If passed, Harris’ so-called Family Friendly Schools Act would do irreparable harm to an already failing institution: the sacred American family.
November 26, 2019
By Larry Sand
“Bargaining for the common good” is really an attempt by teacher union elites to turn America socialist.
November 25, 2019
By Jim Lakely
Week of November 18, 2019
November 18, 2019
By Jim Lakely
Week of November 11, 2019
November 13, 2019
By Larry Sand
An analysis of school shootings by the U.S. Secret Service doesn’t really tell us anything new.
November 13, 2019
By Brandon Best
The tuition freeze is only the second in the 36-year history of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education.
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November 11, 2019
By Christopher Talgo
This is the second week of the Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) strike. It’s the second CTU strike in less than 10 years, and it’s having wide and far-ranging repercussions.
November 11, 2019
By Christopher Talgo
CPS teachers are failing miserably in their mission. Maybe they should not be rewarded with more money, more posh positions, and all other sorts of treats.
November 11, 2019
By Tim Benson
Florida teachers are adequately compensated, State legislators should look for other, truly effective ways to improve school outcomes.
November 11, 2019
By Jim Lakely
Week of November 4, 2019
November 10, 2019
By Ashley Bateman
Currently, the private sector is largely excluded from creating certified apprenticeship programs, which are led by unions and local and state government entities.
November 8, 2019
By Larry Sand
The L.A. teachers union may officially support Bernie Sanders for president next week.
November 4, 2019
By Jim Lakely
Week of October 28, 2019
October 31, 2019
By Ashley Bateman
The 23rd annual edition of the Report Card on American Education by the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) ranks all 50 states and the District of Columbia,
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October 30, 2019
By Larry Sand
Presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren used to be a Republican, a Native American and pro-school choice. Now she is a Democrat, a Caucasian and anti-choice teacher union suck-up.
October 29, 2019
By Larry Sand
America’s newest religion is secular, and its zealous missionaries are focusing their efforts on the country’s youth.
October 28, 2019
By Jim Lakely
Week of October 21, 2019
October 24, 2019
The federal government just released a report about schools that concludes what anyone who has ever ridden a public bus, used a public bathroom or stood in line at the DMV could tell you: Private is better.
October 23, 2019
By Jane S. Shaw
The tenure of higher education leadership is getting shorter, pay greater.
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October 22, 2019
By Christopher Talgo
The student loan debt bubble has reached epic proportions.