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Maryland School District Removes Holiday References from School Calendar

Posted by Whitney Neal on November 12, 2014 at 8:00 PM Comments comments (0)

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How Education "Reform" Serves Everyone But Our Kids

Posted by Whitney Neal on May 25, 2014 at 9:45 PM Comments comments (0)

Originally posted at TownHall.com




It’s the quintessential tragedy of education reform today. Paychecks – not children – are the golden ticket of a movement that has been hijacked by consultants and expert...

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Another Example of the Necessity of Parental Involvement and Choice

Posted by Whitney Neal on May 15, 2014 at 6:10 PM Comments comments (0)

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I'm going to go out on a limb here and say the teacher should be fired along with the principal who refused the parents request to have the child moved to another class. Parents, be aware and be involved - you are your child's only advocate. Parental involvement and school choice are the keys to f...

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Education Freedom: An Update

Posted by Whitney Neal on May 13, 2014 at 9:55 AM Comments comments (0)

Originally Posted at FreedomWorks.org.



Photo Courtesy of the New York Times


Over the last few weeks, several issues relating to education reform and freedom have made the news ... here is a recap of a few of these items!


 

The Nanny State Strikes Again - Parents...

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No Winners or Losers, Just Mediocrity

Posted by Whitney Neal on April 25, 2014 at 1:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Originally Posted at Smart Girl Politics - SGPAction.com


It’s October 2014. Hot dogs are cooked, peanuts are ready, and stadiums have perfected their version of Take Me Out to the Ballgame. Ten teams have risen above the pack and are set t...

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An Open Letter to Arne Duncan from a "White, Suburban Mom"

Posted by Whitney Neal on November 20, 2013 at 11:50 PM Comments comments (0)

Originally Posted to RedState.com

Secretary Duncan,

Given your recent comments, it should come as no surprise to you that someone like me, a “white suburban mom,” would be opposed to Common Core. Every parent has the right – the duty – to be responsible for their child’s education, and to raise concerns when they...

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Delaware Governor Jack Markell Gets it Wrong on Common Core. Again.

Posted by Whitney Neal on June 12, 2013 at 12:45 AM Comments comments (0)

Originally Posted at RedState.com

FreedomWorks' Whitney Neal responds to the Governor's Washington Post op-ed

Upon reading last Sunday’s Washington Post opinion column written by Delaware Governor Jack Markell, titled, “The tea party is wrong on the Common Core curriculum,” I was floored at the abu...

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