Most of us have our own life experiences to draw from when thinking about school, but things have changed a little (or a lot!) since we were last in a classroom.
If you watch how cable news talks about education – in the rare case that it does so – you likely think school choice is a hot-button political issue. This has more to do with the way the media cover stories than with school choice itself.
Today, more U.S. families than ever before have the ability to actively choose traditional public schools for their children — schools outside their assigned neighborhoods. Most states call this option open enrollment or “public school choice.”
For National School Choice Week, celebrating a decade of education options for students and families (The 74 Million)
Ten years ago, in 2010, could you have imagined the ever-increasing educational options families have today?
K-12 education in America is filled with unprecedented diversity and variety.
These 7 tips will help you find a school where your child can learn, succeed, and be happy.
As president of National School Choice Week, an effort to raise awareness among parents about K-12 education options, I am frequently asked what makes a school a great one. The answer? It depends! That reality is something you’ll hear celebrated… Read More »What Makes for a Great School?
Later this month, the nation’s largest-ever celebration of educational opportunity will kick off. During National School Choice Week (Jan 26-Feb 1), 50,000 events and activities around the nation will raise awareness about K-12 education choices. The real impact of school… Read More »Column: All Kids Learn Differently
One of America’s leading book review services, Foreword / Clarion Reviews, reviewed The School Choice Roadmap: 7 Steps to Finding the Right School for Your Child (Beaufort Books), in advance of the book’s January 21, 2020 publication date. In a… Read More »Foreword / Clarion Reviews Gives “Roadmap” 4/5 Stars
Kirkus Reviews, one of the world’s most respected and authoritative sources for unbiased book reviews, recently completed a review of The School Choice Roadmap: 7 Steps to Finding the Right School for Your Child (Beaufort Books). The reviewers described the… Read More »Read the Kirkus Review of The School Choice Roadmap