In Defense Of Vouchers
Jan 29, 1:00 AM
Republican Gov. Bill Haslam used his annual State of the State address Monday night to defend his plan to implement a limited school voucher program next fall that would allow impoverished children in 83 low-performing public schools to use tax dollars to attend private institutions.
Jan 29, 6:52 AM:
TN Gov Haslam touts vouchers in State of the State address. Emphasis on providing options for lowest-income students in lowest-performing schools. But, zero insight into one lawmaker's claim that vouchers take millions from traditional system. Research indicates vouchers actually a cost effective option.
Tags: school choice
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