Articles: School Choice

Becoming a role model district in Colorado

After growing from a good district to a great one, Douglas County Schools is getting a lot of attention

Diane Ravitch: Changing education from the grassroots up

Her latest book, "Reign of Error," argues against testing, the charter school movement, and federally driven mandates

North Carolina abolishes teacher tenure: What’s next?

Reformers and teachers’ advocates are clashing over a wide-ranging new voucher program and the elimination of tenure-based pay

Education Platforms for America

The Democratic national education platform, just released in September, calls for a strong public education with publicly-funded programs. The Republican national education platform calls for more consumer choice.

Michigan Education Achievement Authority

John Covington talks about the new organization to improve the lowest-performing 5 percent of schools in Michigan.

Louisiana Forges Ahead With Voucher Program

New bill will allow low-and middle-income students attending Louisiana low-performing public schools to receive state-funded vouchers.

Malloy’s Achievement Gap Crusade

Gov. Dannel Malloy proposed a sweeping education reform bill calling 2012 “the year of education” in Connecticut.

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