Betting on Charter Schools
- The voucher seduction. Schrag, Peter // American Prospect;11/23/99, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p46
Examines the proposal of Republican Party presidential contender George W. Bush to transfer federal Title I money from consistently failing schools, at $1,500 per child per year, and give it to parents to use in any tutoring program or in any alternative school, public or private, that the...
- Bush's Growing Education Has Winners, Losers. Robelen, Erik W. // Education Week;04/18/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 31, p1
Analyzes the education budget proposal of United States President George W. Bush for the fiscal year that starts October 1, 2001. Total spending plan; Increase in spending; Increase in spending for priorities such as charter schools and special education; Lack of increase in funds for bilingual...
- Perkins Funding Again Threatened in Bush Budget. Driscoll, Christin M. // Techniques: Connecting Education & Careers;Mar2004, Vol. 79 Issue 3, p7
Reports on U.S. President George W. Bush's proposed fiscal 2005 budget which includes severe cuts to career and technical education programs. Implications for education and training programs in American high schools and postsecondary institutions; Bush administration's request for 25 per cent...
- Legislative Update: President Bush Proposes $365 Million for FY2008 ACI Math and Science Education Programs. // NSTA Express;2/19/2007, p2
The article reports on the budget proposal submitted by U.S. President George W. Bush for math and science education programs for the fiscal year 2008. President Bush proposes $365 million for mathematics and science education programs for the fiscal year.
- House GOP Liaison Says He Opposes Bush Lifetime Savings Plan. Barnett, Susanna Duff // Bond Buyer;3/10/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31838, p4
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- Congressional Committees Reject Bush's Education Spending Blueprint. Pekow, Charles // Community College Week;7/16/2007, Vol. 19 Issue 22, p10
The article reports on the decision of U.S. House and Senate budget committees to reject President George W. Bush's proposals to end or trim higher education programs. It cites that the spending packages also rejected a request to increase the Department of Labor's Community...
- Voucher backers seek clout in voting booth. Baldauf, Scott // Christian Science Monitor;4/12/99, Vol. 91 Issue 94, p3
Discusses issues relating to education vouchers in the United States as of April 1999. The movement's success leading several large states to consider school choice; Reaction from the US public; The support of a bill that would set a pilot voucher program in six large cities in Texas by...
- Bush FY 2006 Higher Education Budget Puts Emphasis On Pell Grants For Low-Income Students. // Educational Marketer;3/7/2005, Vol. 36 Issue 7, p1
Reports on the proposed 2006 higher education budget plan of President George W. Bush in the U.S. Appropriation of funds for loans and work study assistance; Provision of Pell Grants for low income students; Impact of the tuition fee increase on the students' ability to afford college.
- Fiscal 2002 Education Appropriations and President's Fiscal 2003 Proposals. // Education Week;6/19/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 41, p26
Presents a chart showing education appropriations in the U.S. budget for fiscal year 2002 and U.S. President George W. Bush's fiscal 2003 proposals. Appropriations for elementary and secondary education; Appropriations for bilingual and immigrant education; Vocational and adult education;...