Dan Lips

Dan Lips is a visiting fellow at the Foundation for Research on Equal Opportunity.

Dan Lips is a visiting fellow at the Foundation for Research on Equal Opportunity.

Education Reformers 2, Teachers Unions 0

School-choice supporters in New Jersey and Virginia were heartened last November by the election of reform-minded governors. Their hopes grew this week as the incoming chief executives named principled education reformers ...

Civil Disobedience for Educational Opportunity

As President Obama was preparing to speak to American students, education leaders stood outside the Department of Education to protest the administration’s decision to deny D.C. students quality educational opportunities. The protestors, led by ...

Why D.C. Families Want School Choice

The start of a new school year means lots of anxieties for parents: “Will Johnny have a good teacher this year? Will he be able to make friends and get ...
Politics & Policy

The Secret Schools

People across the world have been inspired by the bestselling book Three Cups of Tea — the story of mountain climber Greg Mortenson’s personal journey to promote peace in remote ...