Larry Sand

Larry Sand is president of the California Teachers Empowerment Network.

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Our Devastating Education Schemes (Commentary)

Our devastating education schemes include Critical Math, Social Emotional Learning, Restorative Justice, and Critical Race Theory, says Larry Sand. Little did I know that when I was teaching in the 1990s and “multicultural...

Sand: School Choice Tremors

Sand: School choice tremors were felt across the country in local, state, and federal elections, as candidates won despite the opposition of teachers unions.   The election on November 8th was good for the...

Sand: The Systemic Racism of the Teachers Unions

The same teachers unions that deplore racism in education essentially trap poor children of color in substandard public schools.

Sand: Dumber and Brainwashed

Sand: Dumber and brainwashed, students today suffer from the school lockdowns, and the classroom time wasted on indoctrination with Critical Race Theory. The National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) – known as The...

Sand: Education a Top Issue in 2022 Election

While there is no shortage of issues to consider when marking ballots on Election Day, education matters should be high on the list.

Sand: The Education Exodus Advances

A survey has revealed that there was a 9% drop in families saying their children attended a government-run school. An exodus is underway.

Sand: ‘Woke’ Revolution Continues Its March Through Public Schools

What could be causing the negative perceptions of public schools? For the most part it is the “woke” revolution.

Sand: It’s Time for a Separation of School and State (Commentary)

Because public schools constitute the official government organ of education, everyone wants them to reflect their own views.

Nowhere Mann: Government Education Must Go (Commentary)

Nowhere Mann: government education has failed and it is time to ditch Horace Mann's vision of schools as factories. In a recent New York Times piece, “School Is for Everyone,” Anya Kamenetz lavished praise on...

Sand: National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) Yields Dismal Results

The results of the first post-lockdown National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) were released on June 1, and they showed anything but progress. Most subgroups took a big hit, but Blacks and Hispanics suffered the...

Larry Sand

Larry Sand is president of the California Teachers Empowerment Network.

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