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A Majority Of States Are Failing When It Comes To Education Reform, Says Report

us news | ALLIE BIDWELL | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

This article comes to us courtesy of U.S. News & World Report, where it was originally published. Although the nation as a whole and many states ha...

Joy Resmovits

Michelle Rhee's Growing Pains

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 07.02.2013 | Politics

The national lobbying group that aims to spread the education-reform gospel of former Washington, D.C., public schools chancellor Michelle Rhee is hau...

Joy Resmovits

Is Michelle Rhee Effective?

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 05.10.2013 | Politics

Since Michelle Rhee's first days as Washington, D.C., schools chancellor, she has evoked intense reactions. Both presidential candidates in 2008 gave ...

Michelle Rhee's 15 Minutes Are Over

Peter D. Rosenstein | Posted 07.01.2013 | Politics
Peter D. Rosenstein

While Michelle Rhee had an impact on education reform and helped to bring it to public attention, at this time the controversies surrounding her clearly indicate she is not the right person to be a leader.

StudentsFirst Selects Author of Tennessee's 'Don't Say Gay' Bill as 'Reformer of the Year'

Scott Wooledge | Posted 06.27.2013 | Gay Voices
Scott Wooledge

I guess it's enough that the only kids John Ragan supposedly stands up for are the heterosexual kids. The latest version would have forced select Tennessee school officials to notify parents of children who privately discussed their sexual orientation, essentially dictating forced "outing" of kids.

School Choice Won't Mean All Choices Are Equal

Patte Barth | Posted 03.10.2013 | Education
Patte Barth

To many in the pundit and policy class, education reform comes down to one idea -- school choice. Unfortunately, the opportunities choice advocates propose do not bring a guarantee that the choice will be a good one for kids, and it can even be worse.

Joy Resmovits

Louisiana Tops Rhee Education Report Card

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 01.07.2013 | Education

NEW YORK -- Louisiana is ranked number one on an education score card. The Bayou State's surprising achievement comes thanks to Michelle Rhee's Studen...

StudentsFirst Issues Low Ratings On School Policies

The New York Times | Posted 03.09.2013 | Education

In just a few short years, state legislatures and education agencies across the country have sought to transform American public education by passing ...

Dave Jamieson

Rhee Group Mum On Concealed Carry In Schools

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 12.18.2012 | Politics

Last Thursday, Michigan legislators passed a bill that would allow certain people to carry concealed firearms in schools and other previously gun-free...