This is what the face of school choice looks like

By Lynne Takacs Lynne lives in Tallahassee with her husband and two young sons. I used to wonder why people wanted charter schools. Little did I know that one day a charter school would change my son’s life. Nationwide, there’s a growing movement toward empowering parents with school choice. Parents want the best for their children, and […]

Student learning soars in Florida school embracing high standards and testing

By: Kate Wallace Robert Louis Stevenson Elementary School of the Arts, a K-6 Educational Program Opportunity School in Brevard County, Fla., serves grades K-6 and emphasizes every aspect of the arts, including visual arts and performing arts. Nestled near Cape Canaveral and Florida’s Space Coast, Stevenson attracts students with an interest in the arts from all across[…..]