Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., a potential presidential contender, expressed his support for school choice policies at the National Urban League's annual conference.
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July 25, 2014
July 25, 2014
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., spoke to the National Urban League, where he touched briefly on school choice topics, including charter schools and vouchers.
July 23, 2014
Good schools change communities by lifting expectations, reinforcing positive values, preparing thoughtful citizens, and building property values. That's why we feel so strongly about expanding access to quality schools.
July 21, 2014
A trio of candidates for state offices in Georgia shows how Democratic candidates can break different ways on certain K-12 issues.
July 16, 2014
Ohio's board of education is investigating a state charter school network of 19 schools.
July 14, 2014
Sometimes the lack of news is actually a story. The widely expected train wreck during the California field testing of the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium exams didn't happen. But history suggests that lack of a deep political coalition around the Common Core and its tests could present a problem next spring and beyond.
July 12, 2014
Schools are not sports teams. For students, education shouldn't be a zero-sum game among adults. It doesn't have to be. Adult labels can be put aside in favor of better schools for students.
July 11, 2014
David Jernigan's hiring is part of a broader plan to promote collaboration between the district and its local charter sector.
July 09, 2014
Even though voucher programs and charter schools started at roughly the same time, the charter sector has grown much faster. A new report outlines the best practices the private school choice movement should take from the charter school sector.
July 05, 2014
Last week, while many of us were busy making plans for the summer, something much more sinister was happening in the halls of the State Capital in Trenton, N. J..