Ms. Charlene K. Haar

Posted in: Education/School Choice/Multiculturalism, Employment/Labor Law/Racial Preferences

President , Education Policy Institute
4401-A Connecticut Avenue, NW
PMB 294
Washington DC
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Specializes in teacher/parent relations and local, state and federal education policy.
Led the development of Education Services Council, a non-profit organization promoting the contracting out of educational services.
Founder and member of the board of trustees of the Southeast Academy of Scholastic Excellence, a charter school in Anacostia (Ward 8), Washington, D.C.

Academic Background

B.A.: University of South Dakota (French).
M.A.: Augustana College (Gifted Education).

Publications or Presentations

"The Teacher Unions: Enemies of Reform," Crisis in Education, Feb. 1998.
"PTA Serves Teacher Unions, Not Parents," Insight on the News, Mar. 27, 1995.
The PTA: The Untold Story (forthcoming).

Issue Specialities

Teacher unions, American Federation of Teachers (AFT), National Education Association (NEA), collective bargaining, school choice, charter schools, education competition, vouchers, federal education policy, parent/teacher associations (PTAs).

Calvert Index

Education/School Choice/Multiculturalism
Employment/Labor Law/Racial Preferences