Over the last few months we've been talking a lot about Education Savings Accounts (ESAs). You say you still don't have a clue? Not to worry. Our friends at the Friedman Foundation have developed a short video explaining ESAs. Enjoy.
Are you concerned that your children may not be getting the education they deserve? Do you wonder if there is anything parents can do to improve the quality of the education your child is receiving? School choice and Education Savings Accounts (ESAs) are frequently offered as solutions to these challenges. But what are these programs […]
Yesterday, I guest hosted "What Matters with Chad Adams" on the Freedom Action Network. It was the Center for Law and Freedom (CLF)'s first foray into broadcast media, and we were fortunate to have a great lineup of guests, including: 3 p.m.: Andrea Dillon (aka Lady Liberty) to talk about excessive testing in public schools and the […]
Education Savings Accounts (ESAs) are an increasingly popular tool for expanding educational opportunity. Two states, Arizona and Florida, currently operate ESA programs. Three other states — Mississippi, Tennessee and Nevada recently approved laws to create ESA programs — while a number of other states are considering ESA legislation. ESAs are funded by transferring a percentage […]
Kudos to our friends in Nevada. Yesterday the Silver State became the fifth state to approve Education Savings Accounts. The legislation is the first universal ESA program in the country. The law provides children with special needs or who are from families with incomes less than 185 percent of the federal poverty level ($44,863 for […]