New Hampshire Tax-Credit Scholarship Program Survives Legal Challenge

The New Hampshire Supreme Court has overturned a lower court's ruling that the school choice program was unconstitutional.


Florida School Choice Program Faces a Second Lawsuit

A Florida teachers' union is backing the second lawsuit in two months challenging the state's tax-credit scholarship program.


Indiana Tops New Ranking of School Voucher Programs

A new report from the Center for Education Reform ranks states based on the quality of their school voucher programs.


Calif. Teachers' Union Is Getting "Serious About Charter School Organizing"

NEA President-elect, Lily Eskelsen Garcia is visiting a California charter school to talk about organizing efforts.


North Carolina School Voucher Program Is Ruled Unconstitutional

North Carolina Superior Court Judge Robert Hobgood has ruled that the state's school voucher program is unconstitutional because the program does not "accomplish a public purpose."


Poll: Many Americans Don't Understand Charter Schools But Favor Them Anyway

Over 60 percent of respondents said they favored charter schools even though many of them did not know basic facts about how charters work.


Challenge To Washington Charter School Law Heading to the State Supreme Court

The state's highest court will consider whether the law approved by voters in 2012 is constitutional in a challenge by the state teachers' union, school administrators, and others.


Los Angeles District: Federal Waiver Provides Shield From Parent-Trigger Law

The author of California parent-trigger law's author criticizes Los Angeles Unified School District for refusing to accept parent petitions mandating changes at poorly performing schools this year.


N.C. Home-Schooled Students Outnumber Private School Students for First Time

Mounting common-core criticism in North Carolina is mentioned by some parents as a factor in choosing to home school their children, one advocate says.


'Why We Unschool': One Family's Account in Outside Magazine

The magazine has a first-person account of a family whose sons set their own educational agendas.


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