Doug Tuthill

Doug Tuthill is the president of Step Up for Students. He has devoted most of his professional life to improving education, first as a college professor and then as a classroom teacher, policy advocate, and teachers’ union president.

Former Teachers’ Union Leader Says Engaging Unions Could Accelerate Educational Choice

Former teachers' union leader

Social movements such as women’s suffrage, Black civil rights, and parental choice in education involve the redistribution of social, political, and economic power. Because few groups in control of that power at the time are enlightened enough to share it voluntarily, these power struggles are usually contentious—but they don’t have to be.  Although school choice […]