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.
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April 17, 2014
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.
February 10, 2014
Lawmakers in the nation's largest state are debating policy changes that could expand charter schools and pave the way for a private school voucher program there.
January 28, 2014
U.S. Senators Lamar Alexander and Tim Scott unveiled bills that would redirect federal education funds to follow students to the schools of their choice today.
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.