Flexibility Is Key: The Next Generation of Parental Choice Solutions

By Kathryn Hickok Families in five states now have access to a special program called Educational Savings Accounts. Educational Savings Accounts, or ESAs, allow parents to take money the state otherwise would spend on their children in the public system … Continue reading

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School Choice Results Trend Positive in New Study

School choice programs empower parents to choose the schools their children attend―public or private―by allowing parents to direct a portion of public education funding for their child through tax credits, scholarships, vouchers, and education savings accounts. School choice programs are … Continue reading

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K-12 Funding Levels Surprise Washington Voters

A February survey of Washington voters by The Friedman Foundation for Educational Choice indicates that voters there are much less likely to favor increased spending on K-12 education once they know how much money their state already spends. Almost one-fifth … Continue reading

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