Education

What Are President-Elect Trump’s Education Policies?

By Peggy Venable

While the pundits are analyzing the Presidential election, we at Texans for Education Opportunity are eager to share the President-elect’s stated education policy.

There is an education revolution taking place in America and Presidential candidate Donald Trump captured that reform mantle as he made school choice the cornerstone of his education policy.

While recent polling indicates that 70 percent of the voters support school choice, Trump vowed to leave education policy to the states.

Almost A Miracle

By Mario Loyola, City Journal

While President George W. Bush left office with an uncertain education legacy—his signature initiative, No Child Left Behind, has had mixed results—Governor Bush of Texas achieved genuine success as an education reformer, and the state’s schools still bear the mark of his influence. Promising to revamp the Texas education code, Bush ran for governor in 1994 on three education initiatives: charter schools, accountability, and vouchers. The first two produced significant legislative reforms,