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Trump’s School-Choice Fight

His plan to let money follow the child is a moral and political winner.

ENLARGE

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Colorado Springs, Colorado on Sept. 515 more words

School Choice

Poor Children Need a New Brown v. Board of Education

Students deserve federal protection from the twisted logic of tenure rules that undermine learning.

By THEODORE J. BOUTROUS JR. and JOSHUA S. LIPSHUTZ
Aug. 28, 2016 5:50 p.m. 900 more words

School Choice

Highlands School Board, teacher union, have tentative contract

Members of the Highlands School District teacher union are voting on a proposed new labor contract Monday, casting ballots until 6 p.m. at the Brackenridge … 8 more words

Highlands School Board, teacher union, have tentative contract

Members of the Highlands School District teacher union are voting on a proposed new labor contract Monday, casting ballots until 6 p.m. at the Brackenridge … 8 more words

Five liberal Democrat policies that hurt minorities

The five policies are:

  • higher minimum wage rates
  • opposition to school voucher programs
  • releasing criminals from jail
  • affirmative action
  • single mother welfare

This article is by Jason L. 857 more words

Commentary

Mass. Teachers Unions Support Transgender Rights Bills

BOSTON (AP) — The state’s two largest teachers unions are backing legislation that would expand a 2011 Massachusetts law that bans discrimination against transgender people in the workplace and in housing. 118 more words

News

Detroit’s Public School Plague

A teacher walkout highlights the need for radical reform.

Jan. 22, 2016 5:55 p.m. ET
The Wall Street Journal

As if Flint’s water crisis wasn’t bad enough for urban Michigan, on Wednesday 88 of Detroit’s 100 public schools shut down, after 800 some teachers called in sick purportedly to protest their abject working conditions. 463 more words

School Choice