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Voucher schools often teach fundamentalist lies

Fundamentalist Lies Voucher schools often teach fundamentalist lies

In violation of the separation of church and state, American tax dollars are funneled to fundamentalist private schools teaching crackpot absurdities — such as a claim that Noah probably took two baby dinosaurs onto his ark. Under the banner of “school choice,” vouchers are a device to pour taxpayer money into religion, despite the First […]

Wisconsin doubles down on destructive voucher program

voucher banner Wisconsin doubles down on destructive voucher program

There has been no program more detrimental to Wisconsin’s public education system than vouchers. The state’s failed voucher experiment has siphoned millions of dollars from its public schools without achieving any measurable benefit for students. And yet Wisconsin is doubling down on it.

Wisconsin’s Voucher Expansion Gets an “F”

Not surprisingly, the expansion of school vouchers in Wisconsin has brought a flood of taxpayer money to religious schools. What may surprise some is the fact that an overwhelming number of the voucher students who are now on the public dime were previously enrolled at parochial schools. On Oct. 29, the Wisconsin Department of Public […]