The state's empowerment scholarship program, which allows certain students to receive public funds for a variety of educational services, has been ruled constitutional.
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Catch up with the latest developments in school choice news in Atlanta, Washington, Mississippi, and Louisiana.
September 19, 2013
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal calls the Obama administration's legal intervention over the state's private school voucher program "cynical, immoral, and hypocritical."
September 10, 2013
In New York City, charters can no longer reserve seats for at-risk students, and in Louisiana, Gov. Jindal vows to fight against a lawsuit to stop vouchers in certain districts.
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.
August 26, 2013
The federal government is seeking to prevent future vouchers from being awarded in Louisiana districts under desegregation orders.
August 21, 2013
While nearly 70 percent of those surveyed back charter schools, the same number are against allowing public dollars to flow to private schools.
August 13, 2013
The Alabama Policy Institute is arguing against a rule that would make private school students ineligible for the state's tax-credit scholarship program.
August 07, 2013
Thirteen states have expanded or created voucher programs this year, says an article posted by the Pew Charitable Trust on Stateline.
July 25, 2013
Kerwin will become president of the Center for Education Reform on Nov. 1, taking over for the founder of the organization, Jeanne Allen.