Poland (Sputnik) – Poland’s President Andrzej Duda signed into law a bill on national education reform on Monday that previously caused protests in the country. “After a lot of discussions, I decided to sign the bill on education,” Duda said at a press conference, broadcast by Polish television. The implementation Read More
Despite controversial and mixed results, school voucher programs have ballooned in recent years. In many states, parents can use government-funded vouchers to pay tuition at participating private schools, including religious schools. In some cases, vouchers may be used to cover home-schooling expenses. In much of the U.S., however, vouchers are only available to disabled students or children whose family incomes fall below a certain threshold. For example, one program in urban Milwaukee targets poor, minority students.