Tennessee graduation rates still need a boost

By Kimberly Sawatka It is not the first time Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam has called together his round table of education advisors to discuss the state’s education goals. In recent weeks, the group reconvened in Nashville to discuss increasing graduation … Continued

DeVos & Hess to Discuss Educational Choice, Innovation and Revolutionizing America’s Educational Future

“Competition, Creativity & Choice in the Classroom” panel to be held at 2015 State Policy Network Annual Meeting Betsy DeVos, chairman of American Federation for Children, the nation’s voice for educational choice, and Rick Hess, Resident Scholar and Director of Education Policy Studies at the American Enterprise Institute, will … Continued

National Hispanic Heritage Month Feature: Arizona mother credits school choice with changing her son’s life

By Kim Martinez, AFC National Correspondent Georgina Avina, a Phoenix mother, decided to share her son’s school choice success story during National Hispanic Heritage Month. She hopes it will encourage other Hispanic mothers to overcome that nagging voice in their minds telling them … Continued