Education Debate Heats Up in Tennessee

Last month in Rutherford County, Rep. Mike Sparks hosted local community members in a roundtable discussion about education issues. The discussion was broadcast live on WGNS radio from Murfreesboro, TN. During the discussion, Gabriel Fancher made the clear points that … Continued

Why we #StandWithBetsy

By Nicole Jackson On the heels of the Senate HELP Committee’s vote on Secretary of Education nominee Betsy DeVos, we are sharing a few clips from her confirmation hearing on Tuesday, January 17, as a reminder of why we #StandwithBetsy. … Continued

Washington, D.C. celebrates National School Choice Week with Capitol Hill rally

Yesterday, the American Federation for Children along with students, parents, allies and Congressional leaders gathered at the Capitol to celebrate National School Choice Week and educational options for every child! Hosted by School Choice Congressional Caucus co-founders Rep. Luke Messer … Continued


In an amazing show of support, advocates from across the country united on social media, Twitter specifically, to voice their support for Betsy DeVos and her vision for the future of education in our country. Leading up to and during … Continued