A New York Times investigation finds that some tax-credit scholarship programs, despite being sold as serving needy students, are in fact providing awards to relatively affluent students who are already enrolled in private schools.
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May 11, 2012
Charter school authorizers will still have the ability to shut down low-performing charter schools, despite the flexibility provided in waivers from the No Child Left Behind Act, the U.S. Department of Education said in guidance released this week.
May 10, 2012
A piece of legislation in South Carolina would offer tax deductions to families to cover the costs of private tuition, and would grant tax credits for contributions made to nonprofits that offer private school scholarships.
May 09, 2012
A survey commissioned by a pro-voucher organization finds that a majority of mothers favor private school choice, but that many would still prefer to send their children to traditional public schools.
May 08, 2012
A survey finds that much of Catholic school principals report being overwhelmed with administrative, marketing, and development duties, as the seek to boost enrollment.