Myth vs. Fact with Ben DeGrow
Susan Pendergrass speaks with Ben DeGrow about some common myths about school choice, the state of education reform in several states, and more.
Ben DeGrow is the Policy Director of Education Choice for ExcelinEd.
Ben worked nearly two decades in state-based public policy, providing expert analysis in school choice, school finance and more. In his time at Colorado’s Independence Institute and Michigan’s Mackinac Center for Public Policy, he led dozens of studies and research project initiatives while also managing or supporting various coalitions to advance student opportunity through greater parental choice. Ben’s classroom experiences include service as a university graduate assistant, high school history teacher and a substitute in Michigan public schools. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in history from Hillsdale College, a Master of Arts degree from Penn State University and a Certificate in Education Finance from Georgetown University.
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