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School Choice

When Parents Have a Choice, Kids Have a Chance

Rep. Todd Rokita (R-IN) • January 30, 2017

Last week was National School Choice Week, a chance to show support and participate in events across the country aimed at giving parents the freedom to make the best decisions possible for their children. No child’s zip code should be the determining factor in whether a student succeeds or fails, and school choice aims to …

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School Choice Means the Freedom to Learn

Rep. Dave Brat (R-VA) • January 30, 2017

As a former economics professor for two decades, I believe wholeheartedly in the value of a good education and I have seen first-hand the doors that can open when students have the opportunity to excel. That opportunity stems from the freedom of the mind and the freedom embedded in school choice. It’s fitting that School …

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Why I Proudly Support School Choice

Rep. Rick Allen (R-GA) • January 25, 2017

At the heart of our American values is the belief that each of us, no matter our circumstances, can pursue our own success and happiness through hard work. That’s how a small town farm boy, and the son of two educators, wound up a businessman in Augusta and later a Congressman. The value of education …

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Education is About More than Just Test Scores

Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-CA) • January 23, 2017

When talking about school choice, the conversation often drifts down the wonky path of numbers and test scores that support or oppose the right of a parent to choose where they send their children to school.  But, in the context of whether we want a society that supports or limits school choice, the answer is …

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