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September 24, 2014

Q&A: Improving Private-Public School Partnerships

A year into his job running the National Association of Independent Schools, NAIS President John Chubb speaks with EW opinion blogger Peter Gow about issues facing private education.

September 23, 2014

Q&A: What Is Driving up Tuition at Private Schools?

A year into his job running the National Association of Independent Schools, John Chubb and EW opinion blogger Peter Gow discuss the rising cost of private school tuition.

April 30, 2014

Catholic Schools Benefit From Converting to Charter Schools, Study Finds

A report from the Friedman Foundation takes a look at what happened when Roman Catholic schools in Washington, Miami, and Indianapolis converted to public charter schools.

February 14, 2014

Special Education Vouchers Could Be Coming to Mississippi

The state's House of Representatives and Senate approved parallel bills to create a voucher program for special education students yesterday.

January 24, 2014

National School Choice Week Aims to Spread Awareness

This Sunday marks the kickoff of the fourth annual National School Choice Week, which promotes school choice options through a variety of colorful events.

January 23, 2014

Friedman Foundation Releases Annual Catalog of School Choice Programs

The Friedman Foundation for Educational Choice today released its annual report cataloging the various school choice programs around the country.

January 16, 2014

Voucher Students Should Participate in State Tests, Says Fordham

Private schools accepting voucher- and tax-credit-scholarship students should be required to administer state tests to those students and disclose the results, says the Fordham Institute.

January 07, 2014

Poll: Americans Prefer Smaller Classes, More Technology, Before Vouchers

Americans favor smaller class sizes and technology over education reforms such as vouchers and merit pay, says a new survey.

December 17, 2013

Group Sets Sights on Doubling Number of Voucher Students in Private Schools

The Walton Family Foundation announced a $6 million investment to double the number of students participating in private school choice.

November 20, 2013

Religious Schools Struggle As Charters Expand in Urban Centers, Report Says

A new report points to charter schools as part of the reason for a decline in faith-based private schools and calls for an expansion of voucher programs.

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