Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Wed, 09/26/2012 - 3:22pm
The Center for the Next Generation and Parents magazine recently surveyed over 2,100 parents across the country about how the recession and ensuing slow economic recovery has impacted parenthood — from family planning to education choices.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Sun, 06/03/2012 - 11:07pm
Louisiana is embarking on the nation's boldest experiment in privatizing public education, with the state preparing to shift tens of millions in tax dollars out of the public schools to pay private industry, businesses owners and church pastors to educate children.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Thu, 12/01/2011 - 4:37pm
Legislation that would allow the state to pay private school tuition fees for some low-income students who live in neighborhoods in which they are surrounded by failing public schools is wending its way through the Legislature.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Tue, 10/11/2011 - 10:39pm
Earlier this month, the New Jersey Department of Education rejected a large number of charter schools proposed for successful suburban school districts, approving only four of 55 applications statewide. However, in 2011 there have been 27 charter school approvals.