Parents and educational advocates, who support school choice, believe that school vouchers are just another option to help disadvantaged students receive a first-class education. School voucher programs allow parents to use monetary vouchers from the city, state or federal government… Read More ›
Educational Policy focuses on the practical consequences of educational policy decisions and alternatives. These articles examines the relationship between educational policy and educational practice, and sheds new light on important debates and controversies within the field.
Years ago, a student suspension was atypical punishment. An out-of school suspension was only awarded to a student, who demonstrated ghastly behavior against their peers or teachers. For a suspension to be granted by the school district, a principal had to present evidence that… Read More ›
How we fund our public schools matters; sufficient funding ensures all students have access to high quality educational opportunities that prepare them for a post-secondary option or a career path. Unfortunately, many of our schools are not well-funded and are… Read More ›
Data (or learning) profiles are comprehensive web-based electronic files of students’ assessment scores, grades, attendance, and demographic information. Profiles increase availability of data in real-time, making it possible for educators to process and act on the data results instantaneously. Once… Read More ›