Gov. Bobby Jindal's K-12 record in the Pelican State is heavy on the Republican's varied positions on the Common Core State Standards, and on his support for school choice.
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June 24, 2015
June 10, 2015
Gov. Scott Walker was keen to tout his K-12 record in Wisconsin in a recent Iowa newspaper. But what are the facts, and how does the Badger State stack up to the nation?
June 01, 2015
If signed into law by Gov. Brian Sandoval, who is a school choice proponent, parents will be able to use the per-pupil funding earmarked for their child toward nonpublic school expenses.
April 21, 2015
Although the Texas Senate has approved the bill, the Texas House of Representatives has historically been hostile to private school choice legislation.
March 19, 2015
A wide-reaching bill from a Florida senator who previously backed a parent-trigger law would affect open-enrollment and charter school policies.
March 19, 2015
If Gov. Robert Bentley signs the legislation allowing charter schools, the number of states not allowing charters will drop to seven.
February 24, 2015
In total, Hoosier State students were eligible to receive almost $116 million in voucher funds this school year, compared to $81 million last year.
February 17, 2015
Last year, changes to teacher tenure and school choice were tacked onto the state K-12 spending plan. Could the same happen again for a common-core repeal effort this year?
February 05, 2015
In his speech to a conservative group in Washington, the Louisiana Republican said, "I have more confidence in the moms in this room than any collection of bureaucrats."
January 02, 2015
The former Florida governor is stepping away from the group he founded in 2008 that has grown to be one of the most influential K-12 advocacy groups in the country.