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April 17, 2014

Tennessee Voucher Bill, Proposed by Governor, Stalls in House

Tennessee parents whose children attend failing schools won't get vouchers to send them to private school after the governor-penned bill can't muster enough political support.

February 14, 2014

Special Education Vouchers Could Be Coming to Mississippi

The state's House of Representatives and Senate approved parallel bills to create a voucher program for special education students yesterday.

January 24, 2014

National School Choice Week Aims to Spread Awareness

This Sunday marks the kickoff of the fourth annual National School Choice Week, which promotes school choice options through a variety of colorful events.

January 23, 2014

Friedman Foundation Releases Annual Catalog of School Choice Programs

The Friedman Foundation for Educational Choice today released its annual report cataloging the various school choice programs around the country.

January 22, 2014

Private School Vouchers On Lawmakers' Agendas in Some States

Wisconsin, Tennessee, and Indiana all have proposals to provide vouchers for students who are poor or students with special needs.

January 16, 2014

Voucher Students Should Participate in State Tests, Says Fordham

Private schools accepting voucher- and tax-credit-scholarship students should be required to administer state tests to those students and disclose the results, says the Fordham Institute.

January 07, 2014

Poll: Americans Prefer Smaller Classes, More Technology, Before Vouchers

Americans favor smaller class sizes and technology over education reforms such as vouchers and merit pay, says a new survey.

December 26, 2013

Charters and Choice: Looking Back on 2013

We take a look back on the biggest charter school- and school choice-related news stories from 2013.

December 17, 2013

Group Sets Sights on Doubling Number of Voucher Students in Private Schools

The Walton Family Foundation announced a $6 million investment to double the number of students participating in private school choice.

December 11, 2013

New Lawsuit Challenges Constitutionality of N.C. Voucher Program

A new lawsuit claims that the newly established voucher program in North Carolina violates the state's constitution.

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