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Open enrollment policies give choices to parents, but it’s hard to get data

Amidst all the hoopla about school vouchers in the next legislative session, a recent article in the Texas Tribune points out that there are other forms of school choice already available to parents: In Texas, school boards can eliminate the … Continue reading

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Loosen zoning restrictions to fix school financing?

A novel approach to school funding inequality: Rather than bringing the money to the poor, why not allow low-income families to move to wealthy school districts? . . . Rothwell’s reasoning works like this: children in low-income households could have … Continue reading

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