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  • Blackboard Vouchers
    Judge blocks North Carolina's Opportunity Scholarship program
    North Carolina County Superior Court Judge Robert Hobgood blocked the state's new school voucher program, saying it unconstitutionally diverted money from public education to private schools, some of them religious schools.The state's...
  • Voucher Codes
    Benefits of Online Shopping with Vouchers
    Catching up with recent busy schedule and routine, every one of us need some time to relax and stay away from hassle, a thought of shopping in such a state of mind is really turning off. Online shopping change the scenario of shopping. Now a Day...
  • School vouchers
    Obama sues Louisiana
    The Obama administration is suing Louisiana in an attempt to end their school voucher program that gives poor families the same opportunity to a quality education that the president's children enjoy. Under the guise of school diversity, the...
  • More school for your money?
    PSAT for 8-20-13: Don't buy school supplies at WalMart!
    Public Schools Action Tuesday is usually about something you can/should do to support public education. Today it’s about something you shouldn’t do.DON’T BUY SCHOOL SUPPLIES AT WALMART!It’s that time of year when everyone...
  • Food vouchers for Syrian refugees allow them to buy fresh foods like milk, eggs and yogurt
    A tale of two yogurts
    I was recently introduced, by one of its most loyal customers, to a very popular yogurt shop called Orange Leaf.So I got an idea to propose a holiday event there to fight hunger by awarding gift certificates to Orange Leaf customers who get the...
  • Romney's good ideas for education reform may not work.
    Poverty and broken homes may prevent education reform
    Diane Ravitch and other old hands in the battle for the survival of education in our country are skeptical of the value of many positions held by our politicians. Hers and other voices of reason continue to warn us that successful education begins...
  • John Boehner
    Boehner backs the president into a corner, extends private school voucher plan
    Education is the key building block for the future of our country. To educate the youth of America is to brighten the light at the end of the tunnel in helping the country move forward. Over the years, the fight has been between the public sector...
  • Archbishop Chaput
    Philadelphia Archbishop Charles J. Chaput calls for school choice and vouchers
    The newly installed Archbishop of Philadelphia, Charles J. Chaput, calls for school choice and voucher legislation in Pennsylvania. In the January 26th edition of the official Philadelphia Archdiocese newspaper, Catholic Standard & Times,...
  • Good news for schools in the New Year
    The good and bad for Colorado schools and taxpayers
    There are many things for Colorado teachers to be thankful for in the New Year. The state is the 12th friendliest for teachers, according to TeacherPortal.com. They have gotten a salary increase of 25.7% over past 10 years. They are ranked 12th...
  • Bill Randles
    Bill Randles has a plan for educational reform
    A critic of Common Core Standards, Bill Randles believes that vouchers are the way to go in putting parents back in the driver seat as far as directing their children’s education is concerned. Earlier this month, Randles, a candidate for the...
  • Voucher Program
    School voucher debate comes to Philadelphia
    Over the next two days the Pennsylvania House Education Committee will be holding hearings on the proposed statewide private school voucher program here in Philadelphia. Such voucher programs would take necessary funding away from the public...
  • Long Lunch Line
    LivingSocial Dollar Lunch Day List and Deal Highlights
    Dealhunters for San Francisco's Dollar Lunch Day, coming up later today, can start planning now. One hundred and eleven restaurants will participate, with landmark value LivingSocial deals, such as the $1 for $40 voucher to Kyoto Sushi in...
  • Education Budget
    The sad state of Pennsylvania's education
    Today, many are still trying to make sense of Pennsylvania Governor Corbett's proposed budget cuts announced yesterday. In what could be called a rape of Pennsylvania's educational system, Corbett announced cuts in education to the tune of...
  • Public Education Spending vs. NAEP Test Scores
    Last Rhee comments on Rhee's last day
    Today is Michelle Rhee's last day as DCPS Chancellor so I couldn't pass up the opportunity to make one last observation about her term. In herstrong desire to improvethe system and make changes she disregarded the views of her constituents...
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    Last Rhee comments on Rhee's last day
    Today is Michelle Rhee's last day as DCPS Chancellor so I couldn't pass up the opportunity to make one last observation about her term. In herstrong desire to improvethe system and make changes she disregarded the views of her constituents...