Even though voucher programs and charter schools started at roughly the same time, the charter sector has grown much faster. A new report outlines the best practices the private school choice movement should take from the charter school sector.
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July 09, 2014
June 26, 2014
A majority of Americans favor school choice policies, and support for some, such as school vouchers, are growing according to survey findings released Thursday by the Friedman Foundation for Educational Choice.
June 19, 2014
The Indiana Department of Education released a report saying the state's voucher program cost it $16 million this last school year.
June 18, 2014
Wisconsin education officials' inquiry into the state's private-school voucher programs has angered some school-choice supporters in the legislature.
April 17, 2014
Tennessee parents whose children attend failing schools won't get vouchers to send them to private school after the governor-penned bill can't muster enough political support.
April 09, 2014
In a long-running dispute, a federal judge has ordered Louisiana to provide annual data to the federal government on the students participating in the state's private school voucher program.
April 04, 2014
Lawmakers in Miss. and Tenn. vote down efforts to expand school choice, four new charters are approved in Connecticut, and other school-choice news from the week.
February 21, 2014
A superior court judge in North Carolina has ruled to suspend the voucher program until a pair of lawsuits challenging it have been resolved.
February 20, 2014
While the North Carolina voucher program makes its way through the legal system, lawmakers in Alaska and Indiana debate voucher programs there.
February 14, 2014
The state's House of Representatives and Senate approved parallel bills to create a voucher program for special education students yesterday.