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Vouchers: The academics and economics behind choice

Public and voucher schools

This map shows Allen County public schools along with schools that accept vouchers.

Fort Wayne Community Schools

East Allen County Schools

Northwest Allen County Schools

Southwest Allen County Schools

Voucher schools

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Vouchers

Indiana a national model

Educators don't have innate hostility toward Indiana, but they see how the Hoosier State's education policy is influencing the country.

October 8, 2017 1:00 am


Vouchers

Many local families find success stories

Public school wasn't cutting it for Patricia Andrade's youngest son, Javier Andrade, who faces several challenges, including a...

October 8, 2017 1:00 am


Vouchers

Project finds five concerns with vouchers

Six years into the nation's largest educational voucher program, most Hoosiers have come to accept school choice as a basic right. Too...

October 8, 2017 1:00 am


Vouchers

Panel offers perspectives on voucher benefits, criticisms

A five-member panel brings varying perspectives to the school voucher debate.

October 5, 2017 1:00 am


Vouchers

Lessons learned at home

INDIANAPOLIS – There is another choice for Hoosier parents other than public and private schools. They can home-school their...

October 5, 2017 1:00 am


Vouchers

Click here to see the panel discussion on vouchers

A panel discussion on Indiana's school choice system, also known as vouchers, is at 7 p.m. today in the McNagny Auditorium at Ivy Tech.

October 4, 2017 6:30 pm


Vouchers

Program stokes fears of segregation

It wasn't until the late 1980s, when a group of parents sued, that Fort Wayne desegregated its public elementary schools.

October 4, 2017 1:00 am


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Public school can be best for special needs

Relatively few students with special educational needs appear to be using vouchers.

October 4, 2017 1:00 am


Vouchers

Parents go parochial after losing faith in public

Vouchers made it possible for Beth and Heath Bearman to send their children to parochial schools.

October 3, 2017 1:00 am


Vouchers

Principal welcomes state grade

More than $3 million in taxpayer money has flowed in the past six years to a Fort Wayne private school whose accountability grade has never...

October 2, 2017 1:00 am


Vouchers

State's plan could go national

Reyna Rodriguez used a tax-paid voucher to graduate from Bishop Luers High School last year.

October 1, 2017 1:00 am


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Far-right, faith-based views rule in textbooks

Taxpayers in Indiana are footing the bill for student scholarships to schools that push ultraconservative and sometimes bigoted...

October 1, 2017 1:00 am