Tag: education quality

Union activities beg the question: How, specifically, is this going to make the education of children better?

“A sharp distinction must always be made between the physical survival of particular schools and the survival of the educational quality in those schools.” So writes American economist and social theorist Thomas Sowell in his latest book, Charter Schools and Their Enemies. If we measure analysis by its predictive abilities[Read More…]

Florida Supreme Court: Lawsuit over school quality, funding can move forward

From the News Service of Florida: THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE, September 11, 2012……….A trial court will decide whether state lawmakers are adequately funding public education after the Florida Supreme Court turned aside a last-ditch effort by Senate President Mike Haridopolos to block the suit. The Supreme Court’s decision Tuesday largely hinged[Read More…]