Education

Education Spending Up, Enrollment and Teacher Salaries Flat

Brett Kittredge

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

Education

Do Mississippians Have School Choice?

Brett Kittredge

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

Education

Empower Mississippi Names Director of Development

Grant Callen

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

Education

Celebrating National Charter School Week

Brett Kittredge

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

Education

New Poll Shows Bipartisan Support For School Choice

Brett Kittredge

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

Education

80 Private Schools Participating In Special Needs ESA

Brett Kittredge

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

Education

Earthquake in Arizona

Grant Callen

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

Education

Update: Charter School Lawsuit

Grant Callen

Yesterday, I was in the room as Hinds County Chancery Court Judge…

Education

Gutted Dyslexia Scholarship Expansion Passes

Grant Callen

Today the House and Senate approved a gutted conference report on House…

Education

The Dyslexia Scholarship Is Working. It Just Needs To Be Expanded.

Brett Kittredge

The Dyslexia Scholarship is an example of a government program that is…

Education

K-12 Funding: Spending More To Educate Less

Brett Kittredge

Over the past six years, education funding and enrollment in Mississippi’s public…

Education

An Update On The Charter School Lawsuit

Grant Callen

Last summer the Southern Poverty Law Center filed a lawsuit attempting to…