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February 17, 2021
By Larry Sand
Some parents are paying $50,000 a year for their kids to be indoctrinated.
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Education
Government & Politics
September 8, 2020
By Larry Sand
It’s back-to-school decision time for many parents.
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Education
Government & Politics
September 9, 2019
By Kenneth Artz
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty (WILL) conducted a sophisticated statistical analysis to compare Wisconsin schools.
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Education
November 3, 2020
By Larry Sand
As shown by the 2019 NAEP, most of our students are being badly shortchanged.
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Education
Government & Politics
May 23, 2019
By Tim Benson
Wisconsin Private Schools 36 More Cost-Effective Than Traditional Public Schools
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Education
October 31, 2019
By Tim Benson
Study Finds Charter, Private School Families More Likely to Report Being Very Satisfied with Their Schools
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Education
March 24, 2020
By Larry Sand
Whether it’s a pandemic, a damn panic, or all the above, the coronavirus has turned us into a nation of homeschoolers.
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Education
December 7, 2017
By Teresa Mull
As Americans have slowly recovered from the now 10-year-old recession, enrollment in private schools has increased dramatically.
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Education
January 31, 2019
By Tim Benson
Mississippi Families Eager For Universal School Choice
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Education
February 26, 2020
By Ashley Herzog
Child Safety Accounts: Combating Student Bullying and School Violence by Empowering Parents, by Heartland scholars Vicki Alger, Tim Benson, and Lennie Jarratt, lays out the plan for CSAs in every state.
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Education
October 21, 2019
By Seton Motley
The answer to everything even remotely policy-related – is less government.
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Health Care
Energy
Government & Politics
November 28, 2017
By Robert G. Holland
The Florida Tax Credit Scholarship program, which helps underprivileged children find schools that work for them, has experienced a series of notable highlights.
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Education
March 10, 2018
By Harry Painter
More access to private schooling improves student outcomes across the globe, a new study has found.
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Education
November 11, 2019
By Christopher Talgo
This is the second week of the Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) strike. It’s the second CTU strike in less than 10 years, and it’s having wide and far-ranging repercussions.
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Education
January 21, 2020
By Brandon Best
S.B. 419 expands the prohibition to students in charter schools.
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Education
December 17, 2019
By Ashley Bateman
As private school costs increase and more Catholic schools—known historically for lower tuition costs than secular academies—close, the education marketplace is responding with innovative options.
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Education
March 5, 2020
By Ashley Bateman
In Espinoza v. Montana Department of Revenue, Kendra Espinoza and other parents are challenging a 2018 ruling by the Montana Supreme Court that the state’s tax credit scholarship program is unconstitutional.
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Education
May 17, 2019
By Ashley Herzog
Physicians are increasingly leaving private practices to join hospital networks, states a new report from the Physicians Advocacy Institute.
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Health Care
Health Care
April 25, 2019
By Ashley Herzog
Physicians are increasingly leaving private practices to join hospital networks, states a new report from the Physicians Advocacy Institute.
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Health Care
October 2, 2019
By Matthew Glans, Lennie Jarratt
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a ballot initiative campaign in California that would impose huge tax increases in an effort to improve K-12 education funding.
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Taxes
Education
September 23, 2019
By Ashley Bateman
More than 10 percent of all California K-12 students are enrolled in charter schools.
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Education
September 3, 2019
By Kenneth Artz
Parents are being denied school choice because the district is preventing charters from using empty public school space.
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Education
April 23, 2019
By Robert G. Holland
Florida, a leader in school choice, is addressing the bullying epidemic in the Sunshine State’s public schools by allowing parents to transfer their children to safer schools.
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Education
September 14, 2017
By Tim Benson
Approximately 10,000 Open Seats Available In Mississippi Private Schools
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Education
October 17, 2019
By Tim Benson
Over Half Of West Virginia Teachers Missed At Least 10 Days Of School For Four Consecutive Years
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Education
May 8, 2019
By Robert G. Holland
One of the criticisms teachers unions and other government-schooling factotums level against private schools that accept voucher students is that in many cases they hire teachers who are not state-certified or licensed.
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Education
September 12, 2016
By Kenneth Artz
Budget cuts affecting Louisiana’s school voucher program landed hundreds of students on private school waitlists, though several schools have agreed to accept the students without any certainty of receiving the funds.
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Education
March 12, 2019
By Corey DeAngelis , Lindsey Burke
The higher the regulatory costs of participation, the less likely a private school is to participate in a school voucher program.
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Education
June 1, 2016
By Milton Friedman
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Education
June 1, 2016
By Karlyn Bowman
Public Agenda asked the public, parents, public school teachers, and community leader to contrast public and private schools.
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Education
October 25, 2016
By Elizabeth BeShears
The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has ruled charter schools are private corporations, not public organizations, and has ordered charter school employees organizing unions to organize under private-sector rules.
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Education
April 1, 2019
By Joe Barnett
Child Safety Accounts would allow parents to move their children to a safer school.
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Education
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Education
August 26, 2016
By Elizabeth BeShears
Members of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) are calling for “a moratorium on the proliferation of privately managed charter schools.”
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Education
December 4, 2013
By Joy Pullmann
Students at St. Louis’s De La Salle Middle School will no longer open their days with prayer or attend Mass each month if, as planned, it converts into a public charter school by 2015.
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Education
November 6, 2014
By Mary Tillotson
While private schools—in particular, Catholic schools—have experienced an enrollment decline in recent years, the Catholic school network Cristo Rey has flourished, opening two to three schools each year.
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Education
February 21, 2014
By Loren Heal
One of the nation’s most successful charter schools has decided to buck the trend and start private schools, instead of following the more prevalent conversion of private into charter. Arizona’s BASIS.
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Education
July 15, 2014
By Mary Tillotson
While private schools—in particular, Catholic schools—have seen an enrollment decline in recent years, the Catholic school network Cristo Rey has flourished, opening two to three schools each year.
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Education
January 29, 2019
By Joe Barnett
The court’s decision reversed its own 2015 ruling that the textbook lending program was unconstitutional
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Education
Constitutional Reform
August 30, 2013
By Loren Heal
Top Wisconsin officials have introduced a plan to require more data collection from private voucher schools. The scheme is unlikely to become law, however, said Jim Bender, president of School Choice Wisconsin.
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Education
 

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