The state's House of Representatives and Senate approved parallel bills to create a voucher program for special education students yesterday.
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February 14, 2014
January 24, 2014
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
The Friedman Foundation for Educational Choice today released its annual report cataloging the various school choice programs around the country.
January 16, 2014
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
Americans favor smaller class sizes and technology over education reforms such as vouchers and merit pay, says a new survey.
December 17, 2013
The Walton Family Foundation announced a $6 million investment to double the number of students participating in private school choice.
November 19, 2013
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.
November 04, 2013
The group of university professors, who come from a variety of academic disciplines, say it's a mistake for so many Catholic schools to embrace the common standards for English/language arts and mathematics.
October 01, 2013
The state's empowerment scholarship program, which allows certain students to receive public funds for a variety of educational services, has been ruled constitutional.
August 28, 2013
Sixty-six percent of families receiving funds through Arizona's education savings accounts put the money toward private school tuition, a study by the Friedman Foundation has found.