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All Blog Posts With open enrollment Tag or Category
June 25, 2014
June 06, 2014
A large-scale analysis of multiple years of Colorado data finds that low-income students are less likely to transfer between school districts and more likely to return to their home districts if they do transfer.
January 08, 2014
Washington-based think tank the Brookings Institution released its annual report ranking 107 school districts based on how well school choice can thrive.
July 29, 2013
The state department of education is now scrambling to scrape together additional funding to accommodate the influx of requests.
July 11, 2013
The Education Commission of the States released a paper on open enrollment policies.
February 06, 2013
A Government Accountability Office review examines the operations, and the challenges facing eight charter schools in place on U.S. military bases.
December 11, 2012
Gov. Bobby Jindal, who has promoted vouchers in his state, described teacher unions as a major obstacle to the expansion of school choice. Unions have been sharply critical of the governor's agenda, saying it undermines public education.
September 21, 2012
Kentucky's Supreme Court says that school boards have broad powers to assign students to schools over the wishes of parents, who may want a spot for their children in the nearest one.
September 17, 2012
Great Hearts Academies, an Arizona charter school operator, says it will give up on its application to open a charter in Nashville after seeing the local school board reject its requests to do so.
August 29, 2012
The Republican platform argues in favor of vouchers, charters, and other versions of school choice, and against "centralizing forces seeking to remake America."