School Choice: Why Government Schools Fail [Video]

Craig Huey Education, Government, Congress, and Politics Leave a Comment

Why haven’t our public schools improved? It’s not a money issue. Often, spending triples, class sizes drop, and yet test scores remain flat. The main culprit? Most schools are controlled by government. Government is a monopoly. Monopolies resist change. They don’t want to give up the way they’ve always done things. But when there is competition, we are forced to …

Teacher in Trouble—Hopes that Trump Can Fix

Teacher in Trouble—Hopes that Trump Can Fix

Craig Huey Education, Government, Congress, and Politics 1 Comment

I get letters from professionals as well as loyal fans and readers. This letter I received touched me so deeply. I have a secondary education credential … and my wife Shelly taught at-risk high school kids for over 15 years. I served on my school district’s bond oversight committee. I love teachers. They are the driving force that shapes our …

School Choice: Trump vs. Clinton

School Choice: Trump vs. Clinton

Craig Huey Culture Wars, Donald Trump, Education Leave a Comment

The only hope for turning education around to serve students and parents is school choice. Control of education must rest at the local level. Schools must abandon Common Core. What is the Number One obstacle to these reforms? The Teachers Unions! The American Federation of Teachers (AFT) takes money away from hard-working educators to find causes, candidates, and initiatives which …