Sydney Chaffee was the first charter school teacher to win the national honor.
Choice advocates win in school board race in second largest district in country.
School board election winner wants to see lessons of successful charters replicated within district.
Public education existed well before 1980, but an unpopular President Carter wanted the nation's largest union on his side before an election.
Trump is definitely a bully, but are things really that bad in American schools?
Clinton and Co. blame Trump from a rise in bullying that may not even be happening.
Capital Prep's operator doesn't like teachers unions, so teachers don't like him.
Three judges dissent from 4-3 decision to let teacher's appeal victory stand; "Vergara and her fellow plaintiffs raise profound questions with implications for millions of students across California. They deserve an answer from this court," says Judge Cuellar.
Teachers unions want to sabotage charters, even though they help poor black kids.
Vergara victory overturned, more or less on grounds that crummy teaching probably harms most California students equally.
Flint debate reveals a party mired in retrograde '70s-era trade-union liberalism
School choice frees teachers to enchant their students.
Why all kids deserve school choice.
stare decisis in Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association.
The real threat to union power is failure to serve.
In testing the limits of individual conscience, the Friedrichs case may reveal the Court's commitment to freedom itself.
The Supreme Court hears
Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association.
Can the government compel non-members to pay mandatory union fees?
Supreme Court will hear the case next week.
As it stands, convicted child pornographers in the Bay State can still retire on the state's dime.