A Tax On Poor Schools

By Liam Kerr Three years ago, the Lawrence Massachusetts' public school district welcomed President Barack Obama’s Secretary of Education to celebrate the impressive gains made in this largely state-funded school system. Now, Paul Ryan,...

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ERN | Progressive Charter Schools Series 

ERN | Progressive Charter Schools Series    Charter schools are public schools that have more decision-making authority than do most traditional public schools. The chartering process begins when a group of people (e.g., educators, parents, teachers,...

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Five Questions for Any Free College Plan

by Michael Dannenberg Nearly every Democrat — and likely a number of Republicans — running for statewide office this cycle will propose some sort of free college, debt-free college, or just general college affordability...

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The Betsy DeVos Tax Cut

by Michael Dannenberg  President Trump wants the pending tax bill to be called the “Cut, Cut, Cut” Act, but it’s better described as “The Betsy DeVos Tax Cut” Act. At its heart, this tax...

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CAP & ERN Team Up

  by Michael Dannenberg The Center for American Progress (CAP) and Education Reform Now (ERN) have teamed up on a take down of the Trump-DeVos-Congressional Republican education budget plan. The main points are there’s...

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#HereToLearn, #HereToTeach

by Janette Martinez   After the Trump administration rescinded the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, we wrote that DACA’s rollback threatened an education and moral crisis, especially for students in higher education by...

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