Many students at St. Andrew Catholic School near Orlando take advantage of the state's tax-credit scholarship program, a form of school choice, which President Donald Trump strongly supports.
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March 03, 2017
March 02, 2017
Any federal measure to create Washington-backed education tax credits probably wouldn't go through the House and Senate education committees. That leaves open a couple of possibilities.
February 02, 2017
It's unclear whether President Donald Trump's $20 billion federal voucher plan has legs. But don't mistake that for a lack of overall enthusiasm among GOP lawmakers for expanding school choice.
February 01, 2017
A 2015 Senate vote on a federal school choice bill provides a clue about which senators might not be big DeVos fans.
January 26, 2017
School choice is front-and-center in national debates about education, in large part because of Trump's nominee for education secretary, Betsy DeVos.
January 24, 2017
Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., and other GOP lawmakers said they're confident the nominee for education secretary will be confirmed despite opposition from Democrats and others.
January 18, 2017
The education secretary-designee drew sharply positive and negative reactions to her answers to questions involving special education, guns in schools, and school choice
January 04, 2017
The former education secretary's comments come amid worries that the incoming Trump administration won't be as aggressive as the Obama administration in standing up for students' civil rights.
December 12, 2016
School choice isn't easy to do in the rural states and communities that played such a large part in the President-elect's Electoral College victory.
December 01, 2016
The Foundation for Excellence in Education, founded by former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, hosted its annual summit in Washington, focusing this year on the Every Student Succeeds Act.