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January 16, 2014

Voucher Students Should Participate in State Tests, Says Fordham

Private schools accepting voucher- and tax-credit-scholarship students should be required to administer state tests to those students and disclose the results, says the Fordham Institute.

January 07, 2014

Poll: Americans Prefer Smaller Classes, More Technology, Before Vouchers

Americans favor smaller class sizes and technology over education reforms such as vouchers and merit pay, says a new survey.

December 17, 2013

Group Sets Sights on Doubling Number of Voucher Students in Private Schools

The Walton Family Foundation announced a $6 million investment to double the number of students participating in private school choice.

November 20, 2013

Religious Schools Struggle As Charters Expand in Urban Centers, Report Says

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.

November 04, 2013

Catholic Ed. Leaders Urge Schools Not to Adopt Common Core Standards

The group of university professors, who come from a variety of academic disciplines, say it's a mistake for so many Catholic schools to embrace the common standards for English/language arts and mathematics.

October 01, 2013

Ariz. Scholarship Program Ruled Constitutional

The state's empowerment scholarship program, which allows certain students to receive public funds for a variety of educational services, has been ruled constitutional.

August 28, 2013

Arizona Families Put Ed. Scholarships Toward Private School Tuition

Sixty-six percent of families receiving funds through Arizona's education savings accounts put the money toward private school tuition, a study by the Friedman Foundation has found.

June 27, 2013

Wisconsin to Expand Private School Voucher Program Statewide

Expansion of the state's voucher program is one of the main provisions of a budget bill that Governor Scott Walker is expected to sign.

May 24, 2013

Are Small Private Schools a Dying Breed?

Chester E. Finn Jr. argues that smaller private and parochial schools must change their pricing and delivery structures to remain viable.

May 17, 2013

This Week's School Choice News Roundup

Lawmakers in North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas, and other states are considering legislation to expand school choice.

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