Stanford study: Michigan charter schools superior to traditional schools

By Trevor TenBrink on Wednesday, January 16th, 2013 in School Choice No Comments

Facebook Twitter RedditBy Victor Skinner PALO ALTO, Cal. – In a year’s time, students in Michigan’s 250 charter schools received roughly two more months of learning on average than students who attended their assigned public school, according to a five-year study released this week by the Center for Research on Education Outcomes at Stanford […]

Hoping to say Pledge of Allegiance forever

By Victor Skinner on Saturday, April 28th, 2012 in Commentary No Comments

Facebook Twitter RedditBy Ava Hill letter to the editor JENISON, Mich. – I think that students should recite the Pledge of Allegiance every day in school because it doesn’t take very long. I know that because our class takes 17 seconds to say it. I think that we should because a lot of soldiers […]