Special Needs Education Scholarship Accounts (ESAs) are created.
Charter schools expand to serve students in nearby C-rated districts; ESAs expand to serve students with an IEP in the past 5 years.
The Dyslexia Therapy Scholarship expands to include all students K-12.
The number of available ESAs increases to 700 with more funding.
Empower has truly given our family a voice simply by empowering us as parents to stand for our children and to ensure that they are receiving their civil right to an education that’s appropriate to their specific needs.
Empower helped make our voices heard so that our kids received an adequate education that fits their exceptional needs.
Empower Mississippi is a valuable partner in shaping an educational system that offers opportunities to every child. I share their commitment to empowering every parent with the freedom to choose the best school for their children.
Giving parents options ensures they have every opportunity available to them to give their child the best education possible. That’s why establishing and expanding education choice has been a priority for my administration, and I appreciate Empower Mississippi’s help in making this revolutionary transformation to Mississippi’s education system possible.
My family and I are grateful to Empower Mississippi for their hard work and dedication to help children with learning disabilities and advocating for those who need school choice. Because of you, Empower Mississippi, my son now has a promising future. We will forever support Empower Mississippi.
Empower Mississippi has proven to be an advocate for our children with learning disabilities by working tirelessly to ensure that parents have educational choices that best meet the needs of their children.