A letter from the U.S. Department of Justice asserts that schools participating in voucher programs cannot discriminate against students with disabilities.
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May 03, 2013
April 09, 2013
While the growth of charter schools and the decline of private school enrollment are correlated, more research is needed to determine the enrollment drop's causation.
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.
March 05, 2013
In a surprise move, legislators in Alabama pushed through a school flexibility bill, which was retooled shortly before its passage to include tax-credit vouchers.
February 15, 2013
From vouchers and tax credits to charter schools and parent trigger laws, many state legislatures are debating the merits and drawbacks of school choice.
January 24, 2013
The week-long event will feature independently-organized events across the country, a whistle-stop train tour, and a performance from the Jonas Brothers.
January 18, 2013
John E. Chubb's appointment as the next president of the National Association of Independent Schools is sparking some backlash from private school educators.
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.
December 28, 2012
In 2012, states approved broad policy changes to expand charters and private school vouchers, even as those school models came under criticism and scrutiny.