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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
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.