Category Archives: Children’s Scholarship Fund

Mississippi Says “Yes!” to Parents’ Education Savings Accounts

Today the Mississippi state legislature passed an Education Savings Account (ESA) bill which will allow parents there to customize the education of special needs children. Each chamber now must review the other’s version of the bill for final votes and … Continue reading

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Freedom in Film: Won’t Back Down (2012)

Social problem films are not generally “feel-good” movies, in the sense that viewers feel comfortable with their feet up, eating popcorn, laughing with the heroes, and hoping for happily ever after. Won’t Back Down (2012) is a bit different. The … Continue reading

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“Making tough choices” has led to more dedicated students, says superintendent

Today the Wall Street Journal published a thought-provoking article about fees in public high schools and the effects budget struggles have had on course availability and extracurricular enrollment. One superintendent drew an interesting conclusion about a valuable lesson to come out of … Continue reading

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