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

Teachers Unions Call for Police Reform But Refuse to Look in the Mirror

This week, in the wake of the murder of George Floyd and subsequent outcry over police brutality, the National Education Association and...

Holly Korbey: Elementary Schools Are Doing Too Much Too Fast

Holly Korbey is a Nashville mom of three boys and also an education and parenting writer and author. She recently shared her...

Education Advocate Walter Blanks Jr. Tells President Trump, “I’m Coming for the White House!”

Walter Blanks Jr. is a twenty-four year old who credits his life today with the educational opportunities he had as a child....

Video: The Boy Crisis in Our Schools

Boys are struggling in America's schools. Girls are on an ascendancy while their brothers fall further and further behind. They live in...

Teacher Appreciation Week: He Pushed Us Hard and Held on Tight

As we wrap up Teacher Appreciation Week, I’ve done some reflecting about my own years as a student. There are teachers who...

Josian’s College Essay

Note: Josian was my student in 7th grade and it’s fair to say that my heart exploded when I saw him take...

Black Families Homeschool Too!

Even though homeschooling has long been on the rise in the black community, the false narrative persists that homeschoolers are some sort...

Video: Is Homeschooling Under Attack?

Project Forever Free (PFF) is grateful for the opportunity to host a conversation about homeschooling, especially in the wake of the recent...