Born and educated in Belgium, Dr. Dirk C. Van Raemdonck has held faculty positions at several U.S. institutions of higher education and is an adjunct scholar with the Mackinac Center for Public Policy in Midland, Michigan. Permission to reprint in whole or in part is hereby granted, provided the author and his affiliations are cited.

By Dr. Dirk C. Van Raemdonck

European Observations on U.S. Public Education

American education would improve if the monopolistic U.S. government school system imitated the many European countries that encourage a competitive educational marketplace between both public and private schools. … more