Tag: Bill Clinton and charter schools

DNC 2012: Pro-school-choice Democrats have the momentum

After going 56 years without attending a national political convention, I’m headed to Charlotte for my second convention in a week. For school choice advocates, the Democratic National Convention will be a somewhat hostile environment, unlike last week’s Republican National Convention in Tampa, where all forms of school choice were[Read More…]

Bill Clinton: KIPP charter schools have “solved the No. 1 challenge in American education”

Former President Bill Clinton praised charter schools at the KIPP Summit in Orlando last week, singling out the KIPP chain for success with high-poverty students and because it has “proved that you can replicate excellence.” “I wish there were 10 times or 100 times as many KIPP schools because you have[Read More…]