What Betsy DeVos should say when asked whether schools accepting vouchers can refuse to admit LGBTQ students.
And will private schools be required to follow civil rights laws if they accept vouchers?
In an op-ed for Real Clear Education, Paul Peterson notes that public opinion surveys are finding that public support for vouchers is growing.
In the News: How Two Business-Savvy Nonprofits Are Breathing New Life Into Philadelphia’s Struggling Catholic Schools
Preserving traditional Catholic education while adding education reform elements has been the goal.
Florida courts uphold tax credits
In Indiana, three private schools with low grades from the state have been told that they can not accept new voucher students this fall.
The opening statement for a debate between Mike Petrilli and Rick Kahlenberg.
The benefits of private school choice are clearly evident in long term outcomes, not near-term test scores
The enthusiasm of some school choice advocates is leading them to make their case in ways that are tone-deaf or counterproductive.
Creating and sustaining a massive new federally-fueled voucher program will take more than a miracle. It will take three miracles.
The Effect of Louisiana’s Voucher Program on School Integration: A Response to The Century Foundation
As the lead author of the 2017 Louisiana study referenced in this report, I must address Potter’s misrepresentation of our research.
While technocrats have been trying to centralize and homogenize and control everything about education, school choice and charters have done the exact opposite.
There are a number of serious methodological challenges involved in empirical research on how education policies affect ethnic segregation.
Introduction of vouchers leads to higher outcomes for pupils remaining in public schools.
In this debate, Robert Pondiscio and Peter Cunningham consider how much regulation should accompany government-funded school choice.
What’s at stake is not the future of chartering but the future of choice.
This idea could be included in the major tax-reform overhaul expected this spring.
On February 2, Fordham hosted a discussion on the findings of recent studies of the impact of using vouchers to attend private school.
If you oppose vouchers because you think they lack accountability, it may be time to take another look.
Here are some of EdNext’s recent and trending articles on various aspects of school choice just in time for School Choice Week.
Hunter College Elementary School and High School receive public funds but are not run by the NYC Department of Education.
The conversation on parental satisfaction must also include those parents whose children participate in private school choice programs.
In the Washington Post, editorial page editor Fred Hiatt describes the kind of school choice program he thinks would show immediate dividends for poor kids.
Revival efforts are focusing on better curricula, leadership, management practices, and newfound transparency about educational outcomes.