Who embraces the free market more: NH or KY?

Kentucky gets left behind again. The Heritage Foundation is reporting that  the New Hampshire legislature has passed a voucher program and joined the ranks of the most states by embracing school choice as a viable option for education reform. Kentucky still does not have school choice legislation. Interestingly this is not the first time that New Hampshire…

No charter school rally today

The rally to show support for a proposal to bring charter schools to Kentucky originally planned for today has been cancelled. Instead, charter school supporters will meet with their legislators to show their support for a proposal to create a pilot program of 20 charter schools in Kentucky, with at least half of those schools…

Atlanta Journal-Constitution infers schools nationwide may be cheating on state assessments

Yesterday, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution (AJC) took a huge swipe at the credibility of public school educators all across the nation. Based on its own research of state testing results from all 50 states and somewhere between 69,000 to 70,000 individual public schools, the newspaper has identified 200 school districts across the nation where the pattern…