Douglas County School Board Enacts Pilot Voucher Program

On March 15, 2011, the Douglas County Board of Education made history by voting 7-0 to enact a local pilot “choice scholarship” program. The Education Policy Center’s Pam Benigno and Ben DeGrow, who both served on Douglas County’s School Choice Task Force, discuss the significance of Colorado’s third-largest school district approving vouchers, as well as key program details concerning student eligibility, private school requirements, and funding.

[http://audio.ivoices.org/mp3/iipodcast472.mp3]


Posted by ben on Mar 17th, 2011 and filed under Audio/Video, Podcasts, School Choice, Vouchers & Tax Credits. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response by filling following comment form or trackback to this entry from your site

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  1. [...] out more program details by listening to a new podcast and by reading the press release below, both produced by the Independence Institute’s [...]

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