Socialistic Model for K-12 education is failing

News Herald – Juliann Talkington Is the U.S. education system following a socialistic model?   SOCIALISM: controlled by the government rather than by individual people and companies   RESULTS OF SOCIALISM: poor quality, high cost, and little innovation...

Georgia House panel revives education savings accounts bill

Rome News-Tribune – AP “A bill letting parents use state dollars toward private school tuition or other education expenses could receive a House floor vote as soon as Wednesday after a last-minute jumpstart from a key tax policy committee. The proposal...

Study Says Grant Program Would Save Texas Over $1 Billion

Education News – Kristin Decarr “A new report was released that details the benefits of a grant program in Texas that would offer public school children the opportunity to learn in private schools using state money. While education and teacher groups...

School Choice Report Highlights Parent Experience

Education News – Kristin Decarr “A new report released by the Center for Reinventing Public Education (CRPE) suggests that education reform efforts should focus on parental experiences in addition to those of their children. This suggestion is especially...

We pick the five best school choice moments of 2014

Watchdog.org – Staff Writer “In the almost twenty-five years school choice programs have existed, there’s never been a year without controversy, lawsuits and plenty of heated anti-choice rhetoric. That annual dose of sound and fury can sometimes overshadow...

Pence Proposes Education Agenda to Expand School Choice

The Heartland Institute – Heather Kays “Indiana Gov. Mike Pence is proposing to expand school choice and education options beyond having the broadest school voucher program in the nation…The governor’s agenda calls for changing the school funding...