The American Federation for Children is dedicated to providing members of the media with timely, accurate assistance regarding school choice issues. To arrange an interview, contact Matt Frendewey at MFrendewey@FederationForChildren.org or call (202) 280-1986.
Setting the Record Straight: School Choice is Working for Louisiana Kids
Posted on July 08, 2011 at 08:23 PM
The New Orleans school voucher program helps children who have struggled mightily in the public school system, has yielded tremendous parental demand, and primarily benefits younger children in early grades, the Louisiana Federation for Children (LFC) reiterated today.
School Choice Makes History: More U.S. States Enact, Expand School Choice in 2011 than Ever Before
Posted on July 01, 2011 at 03:52 PM
More states have passed school voucher or scholarship tax credit legislation in 2011 than ever before, according to an analysis by the American Federation for Children—the nation’s voice for school choice.
North Carolina Empowers Families of Children with Special Needs
Posted on July 01, 2011 at 01:43 PM
With the support of 65 percent of Democrats in the legislature, North Carolina this morning enacted a new, $6,000 tax credit benefiting families of children with disabilities.
Ohio Governor John Kasich Signs Significant School Choice Expansion
Posted on June 30, 2011 at 08:15 PM
Two of Ohio’s existing school choice offerings will be significantly expanded and the state will become the first in the country with four different school voucher programs after Gov. John Kasich today signed into law a state budget that considerably increases the number of educational options available to Buckeye State families.