Alliance for School Choice Mourns the Passing of Founding Board Member Peter M. Flanigan

The following is a statement from the Alliance for School Choice and American Federation for Children honoring the memory and service of Peter M. Flanigan, visionary philanthropist and longtime member of the Board of Directors for the Alliance for School … Continued

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Athletes and Celebrities Pack ESPYS Pre-party to Celebrate and Learn About Education Reform

“Champions for Choice” hosted by ESPN/NBA Analyst Jalen Rose and four-time Olympic Gold Medalist Lisa Leslie LOS ANGELES (July 17, 2013) – An estimated 300 attendees, including sports legends, celebrities and educational choice advocates packed the WP-24 Wolfgang Puck restaurant … Continued

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NJ Ed Commissioner Denies Children Innovative Educational Options

Refuses to approve two virtual charter schools Washington, D.C. (June 7, 2013) – The American Federation for Children, the nation’s voice for educational choice, today criticized the New Jersey Education Commissioner Chris Cerf for depriving students of vital educational options … Continued

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Bipartisan Support Restores Louisiana Scholarship Program Funding

Parents express gratitude and stress importance of educational choice WASHINGTON, D.C. (June 6, 2013) — The American Federation for Children, the nation’s voice for educational choice, today applauded bipartisan members of the Louisiana Legislature for ensuring the Louisiana Scholarship Program … Continued

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Wisconsin slated to improve voucher funding but provide little expansion to school choice program

WASHINGTON, D.C. (June 5, 2013) – The American Federation for Children, the nation’s voice for educational choice, today applauded new legislation to improve funding for the state’s choice and charter schools while expressing disappointment that efforts to expand parental choice … Continued

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