When schools closed in March due to COVID-19 concerns, many traditional families began experiencing what virtual school families have noted since day 1 — a sigh of relief from their often over-stressed, anxious and exhausted children.
School Starts in the Matter of Weeks and Many Missouri Families Are Still Waiting for Answers — Read Their Stories
Hundreds of families across Missouri still don’t know where or how their child will be attending school in a few short weeks.
It’s 2020 and 56 years since the passage of the Civil Rights Act, and the color line continues to divide us.
Wow, it’s been a week. COVID-19 cases are spiking across the country as the debate around schools reopening heats up.
Department Education Secretary Betsy DeVos expressed her displeasure today with reopening plans put forth by some school districts to offer in-person instruction only a few days a week.
Yesterday’s monumental Supreme Court decision is a huge victory for school choice.
America’s traditional education system has a huge equity problem, and the inequalities between low-income and middle-income and wealthy students became even more apparent when schools shifted their lessons online this spring.
Oregon has a long history of allowing parents to seek the education environment that works best for our kids. Particularly in a time of COVID-19 and uncertainty around classroom learning this fall, parents need access to alternatives we think will keep our kids on track. Unfortunately, decisions will be made by Salem legislators in the…
Some Missouri school districts are pulling every trick in the book to deny families the right to choose the best educational option for their child.
As schools across the country moved online this spring due to COVID-19 concerns, it revealed just how vast the digital divide runs in some of our poorest communities.