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.
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November 19, 2013
November 04, 2013
The group of university professors, who come from a variety of academic disciplines, say it's a mistake for so many Catholic schools to embrace the common standards for English/language arts and mathematics.
October 18, 2013
The new documentary follows two families as they push for the best for their sons, from kindergarten through high school graduation.
October 01, 2013
The state's empowerment scholarship program, which allows certain students to receive public funds for a variety of educational services, has been ruled constitutional.
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 08, 2013
In a recent Wall Street Journal piece, Amanda Ripley writes about a "rock star" teacher in South Korea who makes $4 million a year.
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.
June 25, 2013
In years past board members were said to be chosen for their ability to contribute one of the "Three W's: wisdom, work, or wealth." This probably remains true. Good experience and judgment will always be critical to the operation of a school, there is work aplenty for boards and board members, and the capacity to bolster the school's coffers against hard times is ever a good thing.
June 20, 2013
The state budget includes $8 million that can be used to help provide vouchers of up to $10,000 for students with disabilities to attend private schools.
June 18, 2013
A New Hampshire judge has struck down a program of tax credits for businesses that contribute money to groups offering tuition scholarships at private schools.