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

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...

LTL Ep. 3: Homeschooling in the Black Community (ft. Chris and Aziza Butler, and Monica Utsey)

https://www.facebook.com/projectforeverfree/videos/272309933935204/ Even though homeschooling has long been on the rise in the black community, the false narrative persists...

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...

LTL Ep. 2: Is Homeschooling Under Attack? (ft. Jason Bedrick, Corey DeAngelis and Kerry McDonald)

https://www.facebook.com/projectforeverfree/videos/2639241713027831/ Erika is joined by experts Jason Bedrick, Corey DeAngelis and Kerry McDonald for a conversation about homeschooling...

Giving All Students an ‘A’ Is a Terrible Idea

Just when it seems we’ve reached the limit of asinine pandemic proposals in K-12 education, we are quickly reminded that there is...

Mom’s Viral Rant Reeks of Insecurity and Privilege

I am not a fan of the now viral and profanity-laden rant written by Sarah Parcak, a renown archaeologist, Guggenheim fellow and...

Providence Teacher Makes Face-Shields and Students See Value of What They’re Learning in Real Time

One reality of life during COVID-19 is the daily emotional roller coaster we ride, driven by sad stories of pain and loss...

LTL Ep. 1: Teaching in the Age of COVID-19 (ft. Jasmine Lane)

https://www.facebook.com/projectforeverfree/videos/546666186230542/ In the wake of the widespread closures of school districts, teachers have had to adjust to the...