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In Delaware, School Choice is Growing

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 4:00pm 11/2/2016 at 4:00pm

While school choice is under fire in some states, Delaware continues to expand its charter school and school choice programs.

The ability to choose where children go to school, irrespective of zip code helps to ra...

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Constitutional Amendment Furthering School Choice Makes Georgia’s Ballot

https://gov.georgia.gov/opportunity-school-district-proposal
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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 31, 2016 at 3:30pm 10/31/2016 at 3:30pm
https://gov.georgia.gov/opportunity-school-district-proposal

The school choice fight rages on in Georgia.

On the ballot this year is a constitutional amendment that would create a statewide “Opportunity School District”. In 2012, Georgia passed an amendment creating its charter school program. Opportunity School District (OSD) is one of the last remaining pieces of Georgia Governor Deal’s...

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Rebuke of Charter Schools is Hillary’s Latest Flip Flop

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 12, 2015 at 8:30am 11/12/2015 at 8:30am

Hillary Clinton has changed her mind on the trade deal and gay marriage, but she’s not finished flip flopping.

During her husband’s presidency, Hillary Clinton was a big fan of charter schools. Now that she’s seeking the presidency herself, things have changed.

Kimberly Hefling reports at Politico:

Hillary Clinton rebukes charter schools

Former Secretary of...

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“All Kids Can Learn,” and Charter Schools are Raising the Bar

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 7, 2014 at 11:15am 7/7/2014 at 11:15am

The latest series of polling data suggests that support for school choice in America is on the rise. A 2013 Luntz Global Public Opinion Survey (via National School Choice Week) showed that a majority of Americans fully support having more flexibility and more choice in their child’s education:

  • Public support for school...
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