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Waldorf Educators Leaders in Promoting School Choice in New York

I’ve long believed that the most stalwart advocates of school choice should be those educators committed to create a better world through healthier, more human culture. Through years of experience as an educator myself working to create better culture, I … Continue reading

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Thomas Jefferson on Public Education: “To compel a man to furnish contributions of money for the propagation of opinions which he disbelieves and abhors, is sinful and tyrannical”

Many people believe that the American founding fathers believed that public education was crucial for democracy, and thus that “we” have an obligation to maintain the government-financed, teachers’ union controlled system that we have today.  David W. Kirkpatrick is a … Continue reading

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The Heroism and Tragedy of Democrats for School Choice

I just spoke with someone from Democrats for Education Reform.  Their statement of principles is nothing less than heroic: A first-rate system of public education is the cornerstone of a prosperous, free and just society, yet millions of American children … Continue reading

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