Recent Publications

Mandating Common Core, High-Stakes Testing Drives Oregon Further into the “Bureaucratic Trap of Good Intentions”

Steve Buckstein | March 19, 2015
The Oregon Department of Education currently requires Oregon school districts to align instruction and assessments with the Common Core State Standards. A bill now before ...  read more

Is Your Five-Year-Old Ready for Full-Day Kindergarten?

Kathryn Hickok | March 11, 2015
The Oregon State Senate is considering a bill that would lower Oregon’s compulsory, full-time school age from seven to five. Senate Bill 321 was heard ...  read more

2015’s Forward-Looking Celebration of School Choice

Kathryn Hickok | January 21, 2015
Next week is National School Choice Week. Every January, National School Choice Week highlights the need for effective educational options for all children “in a ...  read more
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Kathryn Hickok Discusses School Choice Week and Children’s Scholarship Fund

| February 1, 2013
We sat down with Kathryn Hickok to talk about National School Choice Week and how the Portland-based branch of Children’s Scholarship Fund is helping local ... read more

Lisa Graham Keegan discusses the importance of school choice

| August 27, 2012
Cascade Policy Institute sat down with former Arizona school chief and national school choice advocate Lisa Graham Keegan to talk about how she became a ... read more

Steve Buckstein is interviewed about his latest commentary “Do You Feel Exploited by Apple?”

| April 13, 2012
In his latest commentary, Do You Feel Exploited by Apple?, Steve Buckstein asked a group of students if they felt exploited by Apple after buying ... read more

Steve Buckstein talks about Cascade’s School Choice Beginnings

| January 25, 2012
Watch Cascade Policy Institute founder, Steve Buckstein, talk about how he and Cascade got their start in the school choice movement. read more
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Is Your Five-Year-Old Ready for Full-Day Kindergarten?

The Oregon State Senate is considering a bill that would lower Oregon’s compulsory, full-time school age from seven to five. Senate Bill 321 was heard ... read more

2015’s Forward-Looking Celebration of School Choice

Next week is National School Choice Week. Every January, National School Choice Week highlights the need for effective educational options for all children “in a ... read more
All Audio for School Choice Project