American Center for Transforming Education

The mission of the American Center for Transforming Education is to work with state legislators, policymakers, key leaders, and parents to promote meaningful and lasting change to our nation’s education system. We advocate for policies that empower parents and effectively prepare students for our increasingly competitive global marketplace. Read More.

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It’s Time for Parents to Reclaim Authority Over Their Children

McAuliffe’s candor about his desire to keep parental influence out of the classroom during a September 29 debate against Glenn Youngkin set parents on fire, and likely cost him the election. But more broadly, it symbolized the struggle over who should have authority over children — parents or the government and teacher unions.

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