Governance and Leadership

Education Commissioner Richard Corcoran championed Hope Scholarships for students harassed over schools’ masking policies.

DeSantis defends values while expanding choice to de-escalate the stakes

Delighting deplorables and African-American “school choice moms” in the “free state of Florida”
Governor Ron DeSantis greets DeSoto County Sheriff James Potter in October 2022 before touring southwest Florida to survey the damage from Hurricane Ian.

DeSantis fights a counterproductive culture war in Florida’s schools

There are better ways to tackle the problem of ideologically skewed public-school instruction

The Choice in Education Governance Debates: Complacency or Reform?

Too many school districts are the equivalent of municipal water systems constantly producing cholera outbreaks
Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg speaks at the Greenwood Cultural Center in Tulsa, Okla., in January.

On Education, Bloomberg Is Everywhere

Democratic presidential candidate gave more than $63 million to education causes in 2017, 2018.
Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., pauses while speaking at a campaign stop at Stevens High School, Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020, in Claremont, N.H.

Sanders Outdoes Warren in Tapping Voter Anger

Similar education policies, different New Hampshire primary outcomes


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