Education reform…the civil rights issue of today

Last evening at the Republican Convention, Condoleezza Rice gave a very inspiring speech.  Among other things she said as follows: Read more

NAACP v. charter schools

The California Charter Schools Association recently published the results of a study conducted concerning academic achievement of African American students in both traditional public schools and charter schools.  The results clearly show that black students in charter schools perform much better on California’s  annual tests than do their peers in public schools. Read more

Charter schools…does anyone care about the children?

By now, everyone knows that teachers’ unions predominately hate charter schools, and, seem to be doing everything in their power to to stop new ones, and put existing ones out of existence.  No bigger battleground seems to exist than New York City. Read more