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May 4, 2020
By Tim Benson
A new study has found the adoption of the Common Core State Standards has led to a 'historic' drop in student achievement scores.
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May 1, 2020
By Bonner R. Cohen
Idaho lawmakers are considering replacing the Common Core standards with a more rigorous and flexible plan
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April 28, 2020
By Matthew L. Kelly
The Colloquium for the Advancement of Free-Enterprise Education at the University of Texas-Dallas teaches students about the foundations and history of the nation's economic system
April 16, 2020
By Kelsey Hackem
IU-Bloomington joined the six other components in the IU System that have also elected to become test optional.
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April 13, 2020
By Ashley Herzog
For-profit schools like Lambda are an important alternative to traditional universities that impose a heavy financial burden on students.
April 2, 2020
By Tim Benson
A new study finds “conservative” cities do a far better job of educating minority students than “progressive” cities.
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March 26, 2020
By Hayley Sledge
Chicago teachers unions expressed their opposition to charter schools in 2019 by demanding the continuation of a moratorium on additional charter schools in the city.
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March 25, 2020
By Hayley Sledge
North Carolina Superior Court Judge David Lee ordered the state to formulate a plan to increase spending on K-12 education by an estimated $8 billion.
March 24, 2020
Since its founding, the Martin Center has defended freedom of expression on campus, with a special focus on colleges and universities in North Carolina.
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March 23, 2020
By Kelsey Hackem
The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) give bad marks for failing to protect students' rights.
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March 20, 2020
By Branson Inscore
Communications conference critiques free speech.
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March 18, 2020
By Harry Painter
Under the ISA model, the student pays little or no tuition up front, and repays education costs as a percentage of their income.
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March 12, 2020
By Jane S. Shaw
DOE recognition of GCU as a nonprofit would allow the school to receive federal student aid with few strings attached.
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March 12, 2020
By Joe Barnett
Most likely voters in Colorado want the government to provide Child Safety Accounts (CSAs), a survey reports.
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March 11, 2020
By Natalie Meckel
A Child Safety Account (CSA) program would empower parents to determine when their child’s school is too dangerous and transfer them to a safe school immediately.
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March 10, 2020
By Jay Schalin
Editors Todd Zywicki, a law professor at George Mason University, and Neal McCluskey, director of Cato’s Center for Educational Freedom, have compiled contributions from many of the most original thinkers in the higher education reform movement.
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March 9, 2020
By Joe Barnett
Profiles of public school safety in each state are available from The Heartland Institute.
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March 9, 2020
By Bonner R. Cohen
The Arizona Department of Education is erecting barriers to keep families out of the program, say parents.
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March 9, 2020
By Lennie Jarratt
Support for school choice has increased significantly in the past two years.
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March 6, 2020
By Jennifer Wagner
Formerly known as the Friedman Foundation for Educational Choice, EdChoice is the oldest school choice advocacy group in the nation.
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