The Walton Family Foundation announced a $6 million investment to double the number of students participating in private school choice.
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December 17, 2013
December 17, 2013
The Walton Family Foundation today announced a $6 million grant to help double the number of students attending private schools with public funds by 2017.
December 16, 2013
Zais pushed for expanded school choice in South Carolina and also expressed consistent opposition to the Common Core State Standards.
December 13, 2013
Marc Tucker explains how fundamental changes in the way schools are managed could both attract better teachers and enable them to do their best work.
December 11, 2013
A new lawsuit claims that the newly established voucher program in North Carolina violates the state's constitution.
December 02, 2013
The free-market-oriented organization is considering draft bills dealing with school choice and a state records database with academic information on individual students.
November 21, 2013
Marc Tucker argues that in order to greatly improve U.S. student achievement, we need to focus on developing the teachers we already have instead of driving them away with punitive accountability systems.
November 19, 2013
A new report points to charter schools as part of the reason for a decline in faith-based private schools and calls for an expansion of voucher programs.
November 14, 2013
Arkansas and three school districts, including Little Rock, have agreed to a proposal that could end a decades-old desegregation settlement.
November 13, 2013
The New York City education department took unprecedented steps to make high school data open to software developers, resulting in new apps for families.