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During the past several months, the Louisiana Scholarship Program has endured many challenges. The program’s funding has been under constant threat from opponents who have sought to take advantage of the state’s budget crisis.
The American Federation for Children applauds passage in the U.S. Senate Committee on Indian Affairs of a bill to expand education savings accounts to tribal children who are attending federally-funded Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) schools in four states.
The Department of Revenue released the first study showing academic achievement among Alabama Scholarship Program students. The study was conducted by the Institute for Social Science Research (ISSR) at the University of Alabama.