Erika Sanzi

Erika Sanzi is a former educator and elected school committee member and the chief editor of this site, Project Forever Free. She is also a senior visiting fellow at the Thomas B. Fordham Institute. She blogs at Good School Hunting and occasionally writes for other outlets including Scary Mommy, The 74, and The Hill. She is the mother of three school aged sons who currently attend a district school, a charter school, and a private school—in 3 different zip codes! Rhode Island is home.

Latest Articles

Top Democratic Candidates’ Disrespect for Parents of Color Has Me Wondering If I Fit Into This Party Anymore.

Politico reports today that Elizabeth Warren’s support among Democratic and left-leaning Independent primary voters “plunged 50 percent over the past month, according to...

Massive Double Standard in Coverage and Reaction to White Moms Demanding Gun Control and Black Moms Demanding Better Schools

There is a striking double standard when it comes to how the media treats parent advocate groups—while some...

Elizabeth Warren Lies About Where Her Son Attended School—Campaign Walks it Back Less than 24 Hours Later

Sarah Carpenter is a black mother and grandmother from Memphis, Tennessee who has been fighting for better schools for decades. She was...

Parents at Elizabeth Warren Rally Are Done Being Ignored and They’re Fighting Back

After what happened last night at Elizabeth Warren’s rally in Atlanta, Democrats might want to reconsider their strategy of attacking school choice....

DoDEA Schools are Getting the Job Done for Students —Let’s Learn from Our Veterans

On Veterans Day we celebrate the service and sacrifice of the men and women who protect the freedoms we enjoy—and often take...

State Rep’s Hostility (and Profanity) Toward Private and Religious Schools is Disqualifying

“Fuck private and religious schools.” Those are the words that New Hampshire state representative Tamara Meyer probably wishes she...

Top Brass at ABC News and Teachers’ Unions Are Both Complicit in the Sexual Abuse of Minors

The #metoo movement did a good job in the early days of convincing the country that they cared deeply about victims. The...

Schools Cancel Halloween—Some Are Outraged (but I’m Not One of Them)

Some schools just outside Chicago have cancelled Halloween celebrations and parents aren’t having it. The reason given by school officials in Evanston, Illinois for...