Wisconsin, Tennessee, and Indiana all have proposals to provide vouchers for students who are poor or students with special needs.
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January 22, 2014
January 14, 2014
Wisconsin lawmakers have formed a task force focused on rural schools, and they're considering proposals that would improve teacher retention, among other issues.
January 10, 2014
A new bill in the Wisconsin House of Representatives that would expand charter schools in the state prompted seven hours of debate on Thursday.
October 31, 2013
Five Wisconsin teachers have sued to permit provisions of Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's controversial Act 10 regarding collective bargaining, passed in 2011, to proceed.
October 30, 2013
In Wisconsin, school choice advocates are facing criticism about the newly expanded voucher program as well as the academic performance of cyber charters in that state
September 20, 2013
Wisconsin lawmakers have established a new rural school task force to figure out how to address challenges such as declining enrollment and increasing transportation costs.
August 27, 2013
Wisconsin leaders are the latest to consider the governance model.
July 15, 2013
A lawsuit in Washington state, scrutiny over the performance of charter schools and voucher programs, and a new charter association top the school choice headlines.
July 03, 2013
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a Republican, approved a voucher expansion in the state July 1, but issued two vetoes that may displease school choice advocates.
June 27, 2013
Expansion of the state's voucher program is one of the main provisions of a budget bill that Governor Scott Walker is expected to sign.