More than 140,000 Pakistani students in the Punjab region are using vouchers to pay for their education, according to Sir Michael Barber's new book.
Recently in Vouchers Category
April 02, 2013
March 19, 2013
The court will decide whether to uphold a lower court's ruling that the voucher program improperly funnels money from public to religious schools.
March 18, 2013
A variety of bills regarding the expansion of charter schools and tax-credit scholarship programs are moving through state legislatures.
March 05, 2013
In a surprise move, legislators in Alabama pushed through a school flexibility bill, which was retooled shortly before its passage to include tax-credit vouchers.
February 15, 2013
From vouchers and tax credits to charter schools and parent trigger laws, many state legislatures are debating the merits and drawbacks of school choice.
February 13, 2013
Although demographics for students in Milwaukee Public Schools and the Milwaukee Parental Choice Program are similar, those in MPCP perform slightly worse on standardized tests.
February 04, 2013
In a speech to the state board of education, Gov. Rick Perry advocated for opening more charter schools and implementing a voucher program in Texas.
January 31, 2013
State testing requirements on private-school voucher programs were not a major disincentive for schools to take part in those programs, a new report found.
January 23, 2013
A school-funding trial in Texas has given voucher advocates a platform to argue that that strategy could save public schools money.
December 28, 2012
In 2012, states approved broad policy changes to expand charters and private school vouchers, even as those school models came under criticism and scrutiny.