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Why Isn’t Open Enrollment More Open in Mississippi?

by Elyse Marcellino

While the Coronavirus is a major concern for people around the state…

Education

Expanded Virtual Learning Has Always Been Needed In Mississippi

by Elyse Marcellino

With the closure of Mississippi public schools through April 17 and private…

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Senate Amends ESA Bill

by Joanna Holbert

Online and out of state options removed Today, the Senate Education Committee…

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Proposed legislation could kick hundreds of children with special needs out of their schools

by Joanna Holbert

Hundreds of children with special needs all over the state are at…

Education, Your Story

Save Our ESA: ‘Families depend on it.’

by Joanna Holbert

“I don’t want to think of what Landon’s life might look like…

Education

2020 School Choice Celebration Transcript

by Grant Callen

NOTE: These are the remarks given by Grant Callen at the National…

Education

School choice is also about listening to teachers and advocating for them

by Grant Callen

NOTE: This column was published in the Clarion Ledger on January 26,…

Education, Your Story

Save Our ESA: ‘If the ESA went away it would be a blow to the gut’

by Joanna Holbert

“People want to say, ‘You’re choosing private school.’ No, I’m not choosing…

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Save Our ESA: “Some of us just can’t put our kids in public school. We have to have a choice.”

by Joanna Holbert

“The ESA is a blessing. It’s very, very scary to think that…

Education, Your Story

Save Our ESA: “We will do what we have to do for our daughter”

by Joanna Holbert

“About 85 percent of parents of kids with special needs end up…

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Save Our ESA: Jalyn finds a home and an education

by Joanna Holbert

“We overwhelmingly felt like somebody had to fight for these kids. Even…

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Save Our ESA: These kids are going to grow up to be productive citizens because of the ESA

by Joanna Holbert

“I’m a public school teacher and I got a $1,000 raise over…