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
July 30, 2013
In Part 2 of this two-part interview with new National Association of Independent Schools president John Chubb, he addresses the role that independent schools might play as model "schools of the future," what he looks for in a school, and some of his personal experience as an independent school parent.
July 28, 2013
In Part 1 of this two-part interview, new National Association of Independent Schools president John Chubb discusses the role NAIS might play in developing new educational approaches and shaping the national conversation on education. He also addresses some of the challenges NAIS schools face--and share with other sectors--going forward.
May 24, 2013
Chester E. Finn Jr. argues that smaller private and parochial schools must change their pricing and delivery structures to remain viable.
March 22, 2013
A new report released today by the National Catholic Education Association found that while 28 new schools opened, 148 were closed or consolidated in 2012-13.
March 20, 2013
Sean Kennedy argues that Chicago's Catholic schools could learn from the new management of Catholic high schools in Philadelphia.
February 01, 2013
Catholic schools will survive because of the Education Investment Incentives Act.
January 10, 2013
A New York Times op-ed suggests revamping Catholic schools' funding and personnel systems to breathe new life into the network of private schools.
August 27, 2012
Charter schools draw most of their students from traditional public schools, but they also pull substantial numbers from the private sector, especially in urban communities, a study finds.
May 10, 2011
Are the nuns ahead of you? Contributing to Powerful Learning Practice's "Voices from the Learning Revolution" feature, Sister Geralyn Schmidt, wide area network coordinator for the Diocese of Harrisburg, Pa., explains how the diocese's recent integration of Web 2.0 technology into instruction is he...