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Cassidy Syftestad

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Cassidy Syftestad (cassidysyftestad@gmail.com) writes from Hillsdale, Michigan.

Cassidy Syftestad (cassidysyftestad@gmail.com) writes from Hillsdale, Michigan.

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March 8, 2018
By Cassidy Syftestad
The recently enacted Republican tax reform includes a provision allowing parents to use federal-tax-free educational savings accounts for K-12 expenses.
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November 7, 2017
By Cassidy Syftestad
Parents disenrolled more than 70 children from a California charter school after the school board disallowed them from opting their children out of lessons on gender identity.
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September 27, 2017
By Cassidy Syftestad
Scores from a national, standardized test show less than one-third of Washington, DC students are “college and career ready.”
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September 26, 2017
By Cassidy Syftestad
Rising truancy levels in Florida schools have administrators considering taking legal action against parents.
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