Those cities, along with several other across the United States, are exploring innovative schools as a way to compete with charter schools.
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March 07, 2014
January 22, 2014
Wisconsin, Tennessee, and Indiana all have proposals to provide vouchers for students who are poor or students with special needs.
December 16, 2013
The program does not properly evaluate the academic performance of participating private schools and has over- and underpaid participating schools, the audit found.
November 21, 2013
High school students will not take the common-core-aligned exam in 2015, state Superintendent John White announced, under a plan giving Louisiana schools a decade to meet score expectations.
November 20, 2013
Amid heated political rhetoric from Gov. Bobby Jindal, Louisiana and the Justice Department head to federal court Friday over the state's private school voucher program.
October 31, 2013
A real life example of the challenges of evaluating charter schools that serve alternative populations is playing out in Louisiana.
October 03, 2013
An analysis by Education Next researchers found that Louisiana's voucher program actually improved racial integration there.
October 01, 2013
In a speech at the American Enterprise Institute, Louisiana Superintendent John White urged self-described education reformers to change the narrative surrounding their work and to focus on fixing K-12's "plumbing."
September 25, 2013
Catch up with the latest developments in school choice news in Atlanta, Washington, Mississippi, and Louisiana.
September 19, 2013
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal calls the Obama administration's legal intervention over the state's private school voucher program "cynical, immoral, and hypocritical."