Post script on California home school bill showdown : Orwell channels James Madison

April 26, 2018 | By TONY FRANCOIS

Many thanks to PLF colleague Tim Snowball for his expert and tireless coverage of yesterday’s hearing in the California Assembly Education Committee, on Riverside Assemblyman Jose Medina’s bill to subject home school families to state inspection of their homes and state review of their curriculum. Much has been made, and rightly so, of ...


National School Choice Week : A primer on school choice

January 26, 2015 | By RALPH KASARDA

Do you know all there is to know about school choice?  As PLF begins its celebration of National School Choice Week, here is a short orientation to explain what school choice encompasses. Growing up long ago in a low-income family, school choice to me was whether I walked or rode my bike to my local neighborhood public … ...