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Editorial: Time to give parents right to decide where kids go to school




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February 6, 2013 | 1,302 views | 6 comments

By Peggy Venable

National School Choice Week presents an opportunity to ask whether parents should be able to choose their kids’ schools -- public, charter, or private schools. But why are we sending kids to schools based solely on their zip code anyway?  . . .

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PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
March 8, 2013 8:52am
 
Senior Citizen.....Low performing schools will always exist as long as we have low performing parents. It's sorta like bemoaning the lack of prayer in school while passing up the chance to pray with your child before they ... More ›

 
Senior Citizen  
Wilson County  
March 8, 2013 7:31am
 
Prairie, Seems we'd be no worse off than now, excluding low-income folks. Kids being confined to low-performing schools.

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
March 8, 2013 7:27am
 
This proposal seems simple at the onset but there are multiple obstacles and questions. l. At present there are approximately 154,000 students enrolled in Texas charter schools. Admission is based on open enrollment via ... More ›

 
Elaine K.  
Floresville  
March 7, 2013 3:12pm
 
More about school choice: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=18a5p6tf7t0

 
Elaine K.  
Floresville  
February 21, 2013 7:33am
 
We received the following press release from www.TexasPolicy.com: Dr. Matthew Ladner joins TPPF as a consultant for the legislative session Ladner previously led school choice efforts for former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush ... More ›

 
The Marcelina Muse  
Dry Tank, TX  
February 6, 2013 1:05pm
 
Excellent article. What we really need is another Reagan.

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