Author: Carl Vogel

Carl Vogel is the principal of Vogel Editorial, a communications and content consultancy working in the public interest around issues such as public education, economic development, urban planning and health care. He lives on the Northwest Side of Chicago with his wife and their two children, who both attend Chicago Public Schools.

Real School Choice Means We Need Good Neighborhood Schools Too

I believe in school choice. But I believe in it like I believe in capitalism or college football. It’s a cool idea and I’m glad it’s around, but it doesn’t always work quite as well as advertised. Capitalism needs regulations and external guardrails to operate in any sustainable, fair way, and college football needs…well, I don’t have room to go…