Emmett McGroarty — Senior Fellow
Emmett McGroarty is a senior fellow at the APP Foundation. Emmett leads the Foundation’s initiative to defend parental rights and fight attempts to exclude parents from having a say in what their children learn and who teaches it to them. Mr. McGroarty and his colleague, Jane Robbins, authored Controlling Education from the Top: Why Common Core Is Bad for America, which was co-published by the APP Foundation, Pioneer Institute, Pacific Research Institute, and the Washington Policy Center. He is a co-founder of TruthInAmericanEducation.com, a nationwide network of individuals and organizations that exposes the truth about the Common Core system.
His written works have been published in a plethora of national and local publications, including, among others, Breitbart, Catholic Vote, Crisis Magazine, Townhall, The Daily Caller, Christian Post, New York Post, Public Discourse, The Examiner, The Federalist, and USA Today. Mr. McGroarty has testified before numerous state legislatures and has been a guest on shows such as Breitbart News Sunday with Steve Bannon, The Daily Rundown with Chuck Todd, Fox News, The Glenn Beck Show, Laura Ingraham, Lars Larson, The Hugh Hewitt Show, and The Steve Deace Show. He is a graduate of Fordham School of Law and Georgetown University.