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School – A Sonnet

School - A Sonnet
I went to school full of hope and joy Who could know all there is to know? Not I Grey-haired adults my knowledge would enhance My false assumptions they would then belie. I was told to stand up against the wall They gave me a number in place of name They said I could color but dare not draw I quickly realized we were all the same. Teacher told me lies about history Indians helped through the first... 

Homeschooling is the Future of the Liberty Movement – Agora I/O (Video)

Homeschooling is the Future of the Liberty Movement - Agora I/O (Video)
Here is a video from the latest Agoro I/O conference I participated in – my first ever online conference. Most of it was off the cuff. Skip the first 3:30. Enjoy.  Read More →

Education Tops Government Employment

Education Tops Government Employment
Good enough for government work.The U.S. Census Bureau recently revealed that the majority of the 16.6 million full-time government employees at the state and local level work in the education field. There are 9.0 million people around the country who work in secondary and elementary education, which also happens to total more than double of all the government employees at the federal level combined,... 

End Public Schooling to Improve Education

End Public Schooling to Improve Education
Let’s imagine for a second that we have the power to reform public schools however we want to, without interference from government, teachers unions or school boards. Would we expand the school day or the school year to get more teaching in? Would we test outcomes, and reward and punish teachers and schools based on those outcomes? Would we increase the number of charter schools or give every child... 
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