School monopoly is a drag on downtowns

By   /  January 25, 2016  /  Education, Education Blog, News, Texas  /  No Comments

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If schools sell real estate, downtown San Antonio is dirt poor and getting fleeced.

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School choice rally draws crowd at Mississippi Capitol

By   /  January 27, 2016  /  Education, Mississippi, News, Regulations, State Budgets, State Government  /  No Comments

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A school choice rally drew a crowd to Mississippi’s Capitol Tuesday to celebrate past wins and talk about future expansion of school choice in the state.

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Advocates celebrate school choice strides, but note it’s a ‘never-ending battle’

By   /  January 26, 2016  /  Alabama, Education, News  /  No Comments

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“No child in our state should be given an academic death sentence based on where they live.”

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The 8 biggest misconceptions about charter schools

By   /  January 26, 2016  /  Education, News, Pennsylvania  /  No Comments

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They range from simple myths to outright lies.

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School choice advocates seek funding parity

By   /  January 27, 2016  /  Colorado, Education, News  /  No Comments

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Part 3 of 8 in the series National School Choice Week In the 2016 legislative session, school choice advocates in Colorado would like to guarantee students receive the same funding whether they’re going to traditional, charter or other alternative program. “The big fight this year will be over the funding,” said state Sen. Owen Hill, […]

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