Walter H. Annenberg | Terrel H. Bell | David C. Berliner and Bruce J. Biddle | Ernest L. Boyer | Milo Cutter | Doyle Disbrow | Michael P. Farris | Howard E. Gardner | Louis V. Gerstner Jr. | John I. Goodlad | Kenneth S. and Yetta M. Goodman | Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold | Steven Jobs | Wendy Kopp | Christa McAuliffe | Seymour Papert | Diane Ravitch | Christopher Whittle | Polly Williams
Michael P. Farris
Lawyer who in 1983 founded an organization to defend home schooling parents in legal battles with state and local officials. The Home School Legal Defense Association has helped move such schooling out of the shadows and pushed states to codify parents' right to teach their children themselves.
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