Annual parental satisfaction survey finds an overwhelming majority of parents approve of academic gains and support Louisiana’s private school choice program.
The American Federation for Children, the nation’s voice for educational choice, and Beck Research, a Democratic polling firm, released their fifth annual National School Choice Poll. The survey of 1,200 likely November 2020 voters showed that 67% of voters support school choice, an increase of 4 percentage points compared to the 2018 National School Choice Poll.
The Louisiana Federation for Children, the state’s voice for educational choice, has named Ronald Briggs as chairman of its board of directors after former Board Chairman, Eddie Rispone, stepped down to run for Governor of Louisiana in 2019.
Educational Eats is a training series that will introduce parents to tools that will assist them in becoming more involved in their child’s education, while supporting their teachers, schools and community.
He marched for civil rights in the 1960’s. Today, Rev. H.K. Matthews is fighting for school choice. Rev. Matthews spearheaded protests that resulted in the increased employment of African Americans in Florida, participated in the first march across the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Ala., and is now a vocal advocate for school choice options.
Halli Faulkner, American Federation for Children National Policy Director, discusses the release of AFC’s 2017-2018 School Choice Guidebook.