Chris Woodward

Chris Woodward is a writer for The Center Square.

Public Education
As Montana paves way for charter schools, study finds charter students outperform public students

(The Center Square) – After Montana lawmakers paved the way for charter schools to open in the state, a new national report found charter school students performed better than students… Read More

June 19, 2023
State legislatures battle over parental rights, gender procedures

(The Center Square) – State legislatures across the country this year have debated parental rights in reproductive care and gender-related procedures for children. Democratic state lawmakers have sought to protect… Read More

May 30, 2023
‘Parents can choose’: Montana school choice bill signed into law

(The Center Square) – Gov. Greg Gianforte has signed legislation aimed at enhancing educational opportunities for Montana families. House Bill 203, sponsored by Rep. David Bedey, R-Hamilton, standardizes… Read More

May 11, 2023
Wyoming Gov. Gordon signs bill banning chemical abortions

(The Center Square) – Wyoming Gov. Mark Gordon signed a bill into law that bans chemical abortions in the state. The governor also allowed the Life is… Read More

March 21, 2023
Public Education
Nevada to audit public schools districts

(The Center Square) – Nevada Gov. Joe Lombardo has ordered all public schools districts in the state to undergo an audit, his administration announced on Monday. The move… Read More

February 8, 2023