Post Tagged with: "School Vouchers"

Letter Sent to Senate in Preparation for ESEA Floor Debate

AFSA signed onto a joint letter with the National Coalition for Public Education and several other organizations opposing Portability and Vouchers in S. 1177, the Every Child Act. The letter was sent to the Senate in preparation for ESEA hitting the floor next Tuesday, July 7.   The letter begins with:   “Dear Senator: The undersigned organizations write to express […]

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Judge Smacks N.C. Lawmakers, Rules School Vouchers Unconstitutional

This article originally appeared on washingtonpost.com    Blasting state lawmakers for concocting a scheme that he said “fails” children, a North Carolina judge declared unconstitutional a state voucher program that uses public money for students from low-income families to pay private school tuition. Wake County Superior Court Judge Robert Hobgood ruled Thursday that the state’s “Opportunity Scholarship Program” violated the state’s constitution, […]

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Speak Out For Public Education During National School Choice Week

Speak Out For Public Education During National School Choice Week

NOW is the time to make your voice heard. Contact your Senator and let them know that you oppose the Scholarships for Kids Act, S.1968 and the Creating Hope and Opportunity for Individuals and Communities through Education (CHOICE), S. 1909.

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