Private schools begin borrowing under new authority
- PUBLIC EDUCATION IN THE UNIVERSE OF CLOSED DISCOURSE. Ashbolt, Anthony // Overland;Autumn2007, Issue 186, p86
The article presents an exploration into the politics of the educational system in Australia, highlighting the conflicts between public and private schooling in regards to government funding and support. The author describes the blurring of the private-public lines in education and asserts that...
- School Voucher Provisions Are Removed From House Education Bill. // Church & State;Apr2012, Vol. 65 Issue 4, p17
The article reports on the repealing of the Local Academic Flexible Grant, which private and sectarian schools can avail subsidy, from the Encouraging Innovation and Effective Teachers Act by the U.S. House of Representatives.
- Milwaukee Voucher Schools to See Increased Accountability
to State. Hendrie, Caroline // Education Week;3/24/2004, Vol. 23 Issue 28, p20
Capping a legislative session that saw much spirited debate over Wisconsin's school choice programs, Governor James E. Doyle signed legislation last week that will subject private schools in Milwaukee's voucher program to more stringent state oversight. Under the 14-year-old Milwaukee Parental...
- Vouchers lose in court. Wildavsky, Ben // U.S. News & World Report;03/27/2000, Vol. 128 Issue 12, p30
Mentions a Florida ruling against the use of public money to send children to private schools. Reaction of National Education Association President Bob Chase; Rulings in other states against voucher programs.
- The Propositions. // Time;11/17/1958, Vol. 72 Issue 20, p25
The article focuses on the amendments and propositions of the U.S. states' voters regarding public issues. It states that an exception to antigambling laws was decided by the voters from Nebraska, Colorado, and New York. It says that a state constitutional amendment was approved by Louisiana...
- Illinois governor vetoes parochial school tax breaks. // Church & State;Feb98, Vol. 51 Issue 2, p22
States that Illinois Governor Jim Edgar has vetoed a measure granting tax credits for religious and other private schools. Reference to a letter Edgar received from Americans United Executive Director Barry W. Lynn in December, 1997.
- The State and Education. // America;4/15/1961, Vol. 105 Issue 3, p143
The author reflects on the specific role of state in promoting education in the U.S. He clarifies the misunderstanding of the relationship between the state and educational institutions, discusses the difference between public school and private school in terms of government aids, and presents...
- G.I. Junior. // National Review;7/20/1992, Vol. 44 Issue 14, p14
This article focuses on the G.I. Bill for Kids introduced by the administration of U.S. President George Bush, as of July 1992. The bill provides $500 million for a new program that will allow middle- and low-income parents up to $1,000 each to help them send their kids to schools of their...
- Financial Ed Bill In New York. // Credit Union Journal;4/28/2003, Vol. 7 Issue 17, p11
Reports that legislation that has the backing of New York State's credit unions and which would promote financial education has been introduced in the New York State Legislature.