educational choice pennsylvania

Educational choice is an uphill battle that is worth the time

Originally published at LNP

All Pennsylvania students and families should be able to choose the educational path that suits their needs. I learned the importance of educational choice through my experiences as a lawmaker, parent and volunteer.

While serving four terms in our commonwealth’s House of Representatives, I learned firsthand why expanding educational choice is an uphill battle.

When you advocate for educational freedom in Pennsylvania, you face hostile special interests, primarily the executives of entrenched government unions like the Pennsylvania State Education Association. I witnessed their stranglehold on the education system as if it belonged to them, not to the students they should serve.

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