Entries by Jeff Rice

National School Choice Week 2018

National School Choice Week 2018   January 21-27, 2018 celebrates National School Choice Week. While we pause to celebrate the tremendous value and benefits of parent and student choice in education to help ensure that all students have equal access across all communities to the variety of education programs that can help guide them to […]

LA County Says Montebello Unified Could Go Broke by 2019

An August 24, 2017 article published by the San Gabriel Valley Tribune reports that the Montebello Unified School District is projected to go broke by the end of the 2018-19 school year due to its irresponsible money management. Among the key findings are significant increases in teacher and administrator salaries, costs which are at a level that will be clearly unsustainable in the near future.

District Admits Pushing Struggling Students Toward Charters

An August 14, 2017 Voice of San Diego article reports that school districts such as San Diego Unified admittedly are pushing struggling, failing, and under-performing students to enroll in public charter schools. The article goes on to suggest that many school districts are engaged in the same practice. This “student dumping” results in the district’s […]

A Voice for Choice and the Personalized Learning movement

Welcome to A Voice4Choice and the Personalized Learning movement. I am honored and thrilled to officially launch this very important website as a key resource on behalf of the millions of parents and students who stand united to uphold and defend their fundamental right to choose the public school that they deem will best meet their children’s […]