school vouchers

Governor Ducey Signs School Voucher Expansion Bill

22 hours ago

Governor Doug Ducey has signed legislation that would slightly increase the reach of the state's current school voucher program and change how it is administered.

Democrats opposed to the expansion of school vouchers in Arizona have failed to block a Republican-backed measure that would slightly expand the state's current program.

Republican Arizona lawmakers have advanced a bill that would provide a permanent fix for Navajo Nation students who use the state's school voucher program to attend a New Mexico Christian school.

Education officials in Arizona have released a spreadsheet naming every parent with an Empowerment Scholarship Account in the state.

U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Thursday touted her $5 billion plan to fund tuition for private school students, telling a room of supportive parents and lobbyists that it would improve the quality of education.