Newspaper Articles – Michal Conger

Tennessee Democrat Proposes Parent Trigger Bill

A Parent Trigger bill that aims to give parents more influence in their children’s schools is making its way through the Tennessee legislature.

Older Investors Relieve Young Entrepreneurs of Student Debt

With the cost of college increasing exponentially over the past 40 years, most graduates begin adulthood thousands of dollars in debt.

Michigan Lawmakers Revive 401(k)-Style Teacher Pension Reform

To address Michigan’s chronically deficit-laden pension system, Michigan Senate Republicans are reviving an effort to switch new public school employees to 401(k)-style retirement plans.

Some Schools Ask Students to Grade Teachers

As more schools and districts begin adding objective components to annual teacher evaluations, some are asking students to flip the traditional arrangement and grade their t