‘We don’t even know what a KKK voucher is,’ says targeted group
Students who win voucher lotteries more likely to show up for classes, paper finds
‘Honestly, what would Thurgood Marshall think to himself if he looked at our public education system today?’
Reforming our public schools is important, but letting parents pick where to send their kids is even more important
Says parental and community involvement is the key to improving American education
Instead of sending kids to expensive public schools, states should pay for kids to attend cheaper private schools.
Some interesting education stories from 2011 that you may have missed.
School choice allows kids who attend violent public schools to transfer to safe private ones.
Pennsylvania and New Jersey are among the states instituting major reforms.
The mainstream media pays very little attention to education issues.
‘The results suggest that school choice can improve students’ longer-term life chances’
Collective bargaining reforms threaten to derail education reforms.
The provision, the Scholarships for Opportunity and Results (SOAR) Act, is the only piece of legislation Speaker John Boehner is expected to sponsor this year
Supreme Court dismisses case against program which allows tax breaks for donations to organizations that grant scholarships to private schools
Boehner fought back tears in defending the measure on the House floor, as he recalled D.C. parents who were grateful for educational choice
The president can prove that he’s serious about education reform by backing the D.C. voucher program.
Congressional Democrats’ opposition to school choice is hurting minority children in D.C.
Democrats are trying to block Mitch Daniels’s innovative education reform plan.
Minority and low-income District students might get to participate in a school-choice program yet
Boehner: ‘We need to start by making America’s education system itself more competitive’