January 15, 2018
A new trend in schooling is gaining popularity: establishing small class sizes and personalized learning through the traditional one-room schoolhouse model.
January 9, 2018
Editor’s Note: A massive revision of the federal law governing higher education has been introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives.
November 29, 2017
Pennsylvania legislators have the opportunity to do something remarkable for their kids: Give them a way out.
December 5, 2017
1.5 Million High School Students Enter "Safety Net" Programs Each Year
December 4, 2017
In this Research & Commentary, State Government Relations Manager Lindsey Stroud examines several states' legislation regarding financial literacy graduation requirements.
December 1, 2017
This week's Leaflet examines a new Heartland Policy Brief titled "Strengthening America's Educational Safety Net" by Carl Brodt and Alan Bonsteel.
November 30, 2017
A new report finds government schools are failing vulnerable young people and recommends reforms of educational safety net programs designed to help at-risk students.
November 20, 2017
All students have unique skills, face unique challenges, and have unique needs. For many students, such needs are not met in standard government school classrooms and settings. These students are often described generally as "at-risk."
October 4, 2017
U.S. Senate committees voted to reject proposed cuts to the Department of Education (DOE) the Trump administration made earlier in 2017, while the House voted to accept some but not all of the proposed cuts.
December 14, 2017
ESA Program Could Save Connecticut $25 to $127 Million, Depending On How Many Students Enroll