A new lawsuit claims that the newly established voucher program in North Carolina violates the state's constitution.
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December 11, 2013
December 06, 2013
In his 2014 legislative agenda, Indiana's Republican Gov. Mike Pence unveiled a plan to support charters with facilities and teacher subsidies, and create pre-K vouchers.
November 22, 2013
Much media attention is being paid to the impact of charter schools on local districts in Pennsylvania as the state senate works to change the charter school law.
October 05, 2013
Washington, pay attention and take a lesson from us. We make the most of a bad hand because we chose to lead!
September 29, 2013
There are many misunderstandings the Common Core. We must listen to the voices of opposition and address concerns and misunderstandings the best way we know how.
July 28, 2013
In an act of civil disobedience, Rodney Ellis, President of the North Carolina Association of Educators was arrested for refusing to leave the legislative building after closing hours. He was protesting the way legislators were passing bills that did harm to teachers and their profession.
June 13, 2013
Lawmakers and education experts in Iowa, Louisiana, North Carolina, and Wisconsin are debating the merits and drawbacks to voucher programs.
May 28, 2013
Texas legislation that has reached the desk of Gov. Rick Perry would allow nonprofits and private companies to offer courses through a statewide virtual network.
May 17, 2013
Lawmakers in North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas, and other states are considering legislation to expand school choice.
May 16, 2013
A Louisiana Supreme Court ruling that the funding mechanism for a state voucher program is unconstitutional is forcing the legislature to look for new funding approaches.