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National School Choice Week: Five Themes that Helped Me Better Understand the Debate

National School Choice Week: Five Themes that Helped Me Better Understand the Debate

February 26, 2015 at 11:00 am 0 comments

by Carine Martinez-Gouhier: National School Choice Week took place from January 25 to January 31 this year, and generated more than 11,000 events over the country. The Franklin Center hosted its Amplify Choice conference on January 30-31, a conference I took part in. To be honest, before joining the Franklin Center […]

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Shackled by Public Schools

Shackled by Public Schools

July 16, 2014 at 9:15 am 1 comment

by Catherine Van Arnam: “Everybody does it” has never been much of a logical argument, but it’s one that proponents of establishment government school quite heavily rely. The ideal of a walkable neighborhood school has been cast as an idyllic vision of public education for so long, it’s hard to […]

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