A school voucher program goes before the Colorado Supreme Court next month, three years after a judge first suspended the district-based pilot program.
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November 10, 2014
November 03, 2014
The number of Indiana schoolchildren using vouchers has jumped this year. Meanwhile, Louisiana education department numbers released Monday show that fewer than half of voucher students who took state assessment tests passed.
October 13, 2014
Over the past decade, Wisconsin has spent around $139 million on school vouchers to private schools that were eventually kicked out of the state's program, according to a review by the Wisconsin State Journal.
October 10, 2014
This week's news roundup features soul searching articles on the state of K-12 education improvement efforts and stories on the gritty details—busing and buildings among them—of school choice.
October 07, 2014
A number of school vouchers go unused from the District of Columbia's Opportunity Scholarships Program, with some of the most disadvantaged students using the program at lower rates than others, according to a report from the Institute of Education Sciences.
September 30, 2014
A new report from a pro-school-choice group says school vouchers have saved states over $1 billion, but it's not clear where that money has gone.
September 29, 2014
Last week, Fla. Democrats weighed in on Governor Rick Scott's education reform initiatives. Today we get a Republican state representative's take on candidate Charlie Crist's ed reform record.
September 26, 2014
Education has become a major part of the governor's race in Florida, and school choice polices are no exception.
August 27, 2014
A new report from the Center for Education Reform ranks states based on the quality of their school voucher programs.
August 21, 2014
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."