METS Charter Responds in Moment of Desperation

Guest blog from Jacqueline Young, mother to 8th grade student at METS Charter School in Jersey City, NJ. My son Jaedan started his education at St. Anne’s Catholic school because I attended Catholic school and wanted...

Parent-to-Parent: 3 Tips for Starting a Successful New Year

Back-to-school is an exciting time to start fresh for students, and parents, too. Maybe it is just me, but I still get excited every year around Back to School time. The slate is wiped clean and it is like New Year’s...

Julia Sass Rubin is Out of Touch

Diane Gutierrez, a mom of two at Foundations Academy in Trenton, addresses Julia Sass Rubin's comments about parents in "abject poverty" from the Star-Ledger article.  The commentary in a recent Star-Ledger article from...

In the charter school debate, some knowledge can be useful: Opinion

Guest post by Chrystal Williams Who is Julia Sass Rubin and what does she have against my kids? Yesterday, the Rutgers University associate professor was quoted in The Star Ledger saying that “people in abject poverty...