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The Victor Narrative Will Serve Students Better

Over the past few decades, our society has increasingly been willing to reduce instructional time spent in the core subject areas in...

Felicity Huffman Should Go to Jail

Former vice president Joe Biden said last night during the third Democratic that he does not believe anyone should go to prison...

Yes, Parents Can Decide What School Is Best for Their Child

I am a Houstonian and a child advocate who fights for abused and neglected children. This work is dear to my heart...

We Can’t Let Our Love For Our Students Morph Into Low Academic Expectations

I remember the day like it was yesterday. The year was 2013 and I was in the oval office with President Obama...

For My Family, School Choice Meant Stability, an Emphasis on College, and Lasting Relationships

This week, families in Houston are making their voices heard in support of charter schools and school choice. I am proud to...

Inez Stepman Talks to Max Eden About Book He Co-Wrote with Andrew Pollock: “Why Meadow Died”

Inez Feltscher Stepman, a senior policy analyst at the Independent Women’s Forum, recently sat down with Max Eden on the She Thinks...

What Conservatives Bring to the Education Policy Debate

I’m excited to see the launch of Project Forever Free. One of my favorite artifacts of American history is Fredrick Douglass’s 1852...

Stop Speaking for Our Kids

A school shooting is every parent’s worst nightmare. We can all agree on that.  But that seems to be...