Education, Press Releases

Special Needs ESA Lottery To Be Held July 14

Grant Callen

The Mississippi Department of Education announced today that a lottery for the…

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Supreme Court’s Trinity Lutheran Decision A Win For School Choice

Grant Callen

Today the United States Supreme Court delivered a victory for school choice…

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Native American Education Opportunity Act Introduced

Brett Kittredge

Earlier this month, U.S. Senators James Lankford (R-OK) and John McCain (R-AZ)…

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Empower Announces Launch Of Community Outreach Division

Grant Callen

Empower Mississippi President Grant Callen announced today the launching of our Community…

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Four Charter School Applications Moving Forward

Brett Kittredge

The Mississippi Charter School Authorizing Board approved four charter operators to move…

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Education Spending Up, Enrollment and Teacher Salaries Flat

Brett Kittredge

Over the past two plus decades, inflation adjusted per-student education spending in…

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Do Mississippians Have School Choice?

Brett Kittredge

A couple school districts have been in the news recently for new…

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Empower Mississippi Names Director of Development

Grant Callen

Empower Mississippi President Grant Callen announced today that Anja Scheib has been…

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Celebrating National Charter School Week

Brett Kittredge

This week marked National Charter School Week, a weeklong event that raises…

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New Poll Shows Bipartisan Support For School Choice

Brett Kittredge

A strong majority of Americans support federal funding for a school choice…

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80 Private Schools Participating In Special Needs ESA

Brett Kittredge

Students in every corner of the state have used the Special Needs…

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Earthquake in Arizona

Grant Callen

Last night an earthquake rocked the school choice movement in America. The…