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Virginia education leaders waive accreditation for 2021-2022 year

Virginia schools will reopen this fall without the added pressure of accreditation.

The state’s superintendent of public instruction, James Lane, used his emergency authority on Tuesday to waive accreditation requirements for the 2021-2022 academic year.

Los Angeles teachers just proved that the common wisdom about unions is wrong

Despite school board efforts to keep schools open, virtually no teachers crossed the picket lines. Meanwhile, their union, United Teachers Los Angeles (UTLA), organized four rallies of more than 50,000 people in one week, all while running daily pickets at 900 schools.