Rap mogul Sean “Diddy” Combs helped open a charter school in East Harlem on Monday that he’s had in the making for more than six years, WPIX reported.
Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards is seeking to scale back the Louisiana Scholarship Program, the latest attack against the school choice initiative.
An unprecedented 16,104 events are scheduled across the country for National School Choice Week, which began Monday even as some schools were closed due to snow.
Inner-city Catholic schools are entering a period of improved performance and growth, according to a new report produced by the Philanthropy Roundtable.
Demand for charter schools in Brooklyn is at an all time high despite pushback from Mayor Bill de Blasio, the New York Post reports.
A Nevada senator who sought to bring school choice to his state scored a victory after lawmakers passed and the governor signed the most far-reaching program in the country this week.
More than 11,000 rallies and events focusing on school choice are planned this week across the country, and Democrats are being encouraged to embrace this growing demand or face backlash from constituents in upcoming elections.
Despite suffering a courthouse defeat last week, Florida’s teachers union remains undeterred in its fight against educational reforms that include the expansion of school choice for disabled students.