private education
Homeschooling now ‘America’s fastest-growing form of education,’ Washington Post concludes

Homeschooling’s burgeoning growth has caught the attention of mainstream media, as the Washington Post recently estimated between 1.9 million and 2.7 million children now homeschool in the United States. “The… Read More

November 2, 2023
Oklahoma Gov. Stitt says he wants to ‘unlock more private schools’ for religious families

(Daily Caller) – Republican Governor Kevin Stitt of Oklahoma told the Daily Caller News Foundation Monday that he wants parents to have the option to send their children to religious… Read More

April 19, 2023
School Choice group and Concordia University launch new teacher pipeline

(The Center Square) – There is a new push to get more teachers certified for some Wisconsin classrooms, including certifications for just a $9,000 price tag. School Choice Wisconsin and… Read More

April 18, 2023
Public Education
Where did all the public school students go?

More than 1.2 million students left the public system in a COVID-fueled diaspora. A new report examines where they went and why. In Where Kids Went… Read More

February 13, 2023
Rural school choice is a ‘rising tide that lifts all boats,’ study finds

Critics say school choice policies harm rural communities. They couldn’t be more wrong. School choice policies help families take advantage of educational alternatives in their community while simultaneously… Read More

January 10, 2023
School choice makes rural families and communities stronger, argues Florida lawmaker

One Florida representative just destroyed the myth that school choice doesn’t work in rural, small-town America. For too long “states like Iowa and Texas have gotten away with… Read More

January 9, 2023
State Policy Network releases guide to help states foster K-12 school choice and entrepreneurship

A report from a network of policy groups details seven ways states can support innovation in education that gives families more and better choices. The report,… Read More

November 21, 2022
Arizona and West Virginia now have robust school choice programs. Which state will be next?

(reimaginED) – Arizona had only a few days as the only state with broadly available K-12 choice until the West Virginia Supreme Court had the Mountain State join the party. Read More

October 11, 2022
Opponents fall short in effort to block landmark Arizona school choice law

An Arizona anti-school choice organization’s attempt to overturn Arizona’s new universal scholarship program has officially failed. Save Our Schools Arizona fell short of the 118,823 valid signatures required to… Read More

September 30, 2022
Florida public school teachers who left for private education happy they did so

Florida teachers who left public education for private report they are happier, freer and more morally aligned in their new roles, according to a recent survey.  The… Read More

September 27, 2022
Public Education
Cost and demand for program unclear as Gov. Wolf feeds breakfast to Pennsylvania schools

(The Center Square) – With some extra cash in the education budget, Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf announced a program to expand universal breakfast programs for public and private school… Read More

September 21, 2022
Catholic education leaders urge support for federal school choice bill

(reimaginED) – The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops and Catholic education leaders are urging support for a federal school choice bill that is poised to aid families whose children attend… Read More

September 8, 2022
North Carolina students leaving for private schools, homeschooling on the rise

(The Center Square) – Recent data from the state’s Division of Non-Public Education provides a snapshot of student enrollment in private and home schools, which remains strong amid public school… Read More

August 30, 2022
Report shows rapid growth in Kentucky nonpublic education enrollment

(The Center Square) – It’s back-to-school time across Kentucky, and a report released Wednesday shows more kids are going away from public schools. According to EdChoice Kentucky, nearly 98,000 students attended… Read More

August 12, 2022
A parent’s story: Private school, Opportunity Scholarship restores high schooler’s love of learning

(reimaginED) – I am a single dad with full custody of my two children living in southwestern Pennsylvania. Raising two boys on my own is challenging, but our lives got… Read More

July 12, 2022
Wokeism in secular private schools: Advice for concerned parents

This part is part six in the series, Wokeism in secular private schools. (Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5). (Capital… Read More

July 6, 2022
Wokeism in secular private schools: The DEI playbook

This part is part five in the series, Wokeism in secular private schools. (Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4). (Capital Research) – NAIS’s most… Read More

July 5, 2022
Wokeism in secular private Schools: No bridge is too far

This part is part three in the series, Wokeism in secular private schools. (Part 1 | Part 2) (Capital Research) – In contrast to government education, private schools… Read More

June 28, 2022
Ohio policy group applauds U.S. Supreme Court decision on school tuition

(The Center Square) – An Ohio policy group called Tuesday’s U.S. Supreme Court decision that states cannot deny students or families financial aid for attending religious schools a victory… Read More

June 23, 2022
Opinion, Public Education
Wokeism in secular private schools: Going undercover

(Capital Research) – If you thought your children were safe from the Left’s culture war in a private school, think again. Across America, a pandemic of “woke” ideology is quietly… Read More

June 7, 2022