If your workplace is a union shop, are you forced to pay union dues? This week, the Supreme Court heard arguments about that and will announce their ruling sometime this summer. I hope that they’ll side with Jefferson.
Â Kids who attend New York City’s Success Academy charter schools do remarkably well. “We are No. 1 in student achievement in the state,” says founder Eva Moskowitz, “outperforming all the wealthy suburbs.” They do. Although they teach mostly poor kids, 95 percent pass the state math test, and 84 percent pass the English test. Pass […]