USA Today: “Teachers unions flunk their midterms” – Kevin P. Chavous

This morning, USA Today published a guest column from Kevin P. Chavous, discussing educational choice – its impact on Election Day and what it means for candidates in 2016. Last Tuesday, we saw teachers unions flunk their midterms and voters … Continued

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Education & Elections, how POLITICO missed the mark

Education & Elections, how POLITICO missed the mark POLITICO’s story, “GOP schooled on education politics,” falls far short of conveying the reality of the midterm elections, the impact education is having on this cycle, and leaves readers largely uniformed. The … Continued

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Blog: Why we need educational choice

Educational choice programs across the country have successfully given students from low-income families, many of whom are minorities, the opportunity to attend the quality school of their choice. These programs have extended life changing options to children, who otherwise would … Continued

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Blog: Congratulations to education advocate, Malala Yousafzai, for Nobel Peace Prize win

Today Malala Yousafzai, an education advocate, is the youngest person ever to win the Nobel Peace Prize. Malala has fought on behalf of girls and children worldwide for their right to receive an education. After being targeted by the Taliban in … Continued

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Blog: Why a Hispanic Female Democrat decided to support a Republican Gubernatorial Candidate – School Choice

Today Catherine Miranda, a Democratic State House Representative from Arizona, wrote a piece featured in the Arizona Capitol Times describing her reasons for supporting Doug Ducey, the Republican governor candidate. I am a female Hispanic Democrat and I am voting … Continued

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