Chicago School Families Exiting the Buildings

Education Week posted an article about the Chicago Public School Board‘s decision to close 50 schools, along with fallout from the affected families. After losing the battle to keep their schools open, some parents are making the decision to totally take charge of their … Continue reading

Homeschool Numbers Redux

Following the last post about education pros seeking homeschool data, numbers and the involved tests to make that happen – this September 13th Illinois Lincolnwood Review article did not make me cringe and provided useful information.  Homeschool related articles often feel like … Continue reading

The Right Thing to Do for Children

 The Daily Beast rolled out a Dana Goldstein piece called: The Tea Party's War on Schools or How the Tea Party Will Destroy Education Reform.  Starts out like this: As Obama seeks to tighten federal control over local schools and boost accountability, … Continue reading