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Another Misleading Press Release on Education Funding

In response to the latest press release from school choice opponents, a little context is needed. Unfortunately, those protecting the status quo use a narrow set of data to create a false narrative.

Joint Statement On Wisconsin Budget Proposal

Governor Walker’s proposed biennial state budget was introduced today and contains significant allotment of new dollars into K12 education. The following is a joint statement from School Choice Wisconsin and The Wisconsin Federation for Children.


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Research once again shows school choice is working!

I support public schools and think we should be funding them. It’s easy for “ choice”schools to claim success when they don’t have to take the children who are more difficult to educate.
Because most of voucher users are already the rich and would already be headed to colleges. And handicapped and troubled kids are sent back to the public schools
they have booted out the "problem kids" and sent them back to the public schools who's funding has been cut because of the vouchers. When my kids were young you paid for the other schools out of your own pockets. there was no hand outs to pay for the "better" schools. And also paid taxes for schools too, and most getting the vouchers can afford to pay for the private schools. I stopped when I couldn't afford it any more and feel the kids got a better education out of going to public schools which offered more choices....


Monday, May 14th, 2018 at 11:56pm
RT @MMasonmichele: A recent poll from @SchoolChoiceNow finds two-thirds of likely voters support school choice https://t.co/sM0RvzwiHI #sch
Saturday, April 28th, 2018 at 9:10am
RT @WILawLiberty: Wisconsin #SchoolChoice Students Are Outperforming Their Public School Peers | Heartland Institute https://t.co/8k5lbcEJ2p
Saturday, April 28th, 2018 at 9:10am
RT @SchoolChoiceNow: #Wisconsin school choice students are outperforming their public school peers! #SchoolChoice works! https://t.co/21p03…
Friday, April 20th, 2018 at 9:52pm
RT @HowardLFuller: If we can all agree that Black children are NOT genetically incapable of learning how to read then is it a fair question…
Friday, April 20th, 2018 at 9:51pm
RT @WillFlandersWI: Our new study shows the higher proficiency in Private Voucher & #CharterSchools in Milwaukee. #SchoolChoice is workin…
Thursday, April 19th, 2018 at 11:09am
RT @SchoolChoiceNow: New @WILawLiberty report shows that private schools in the #Milwaukee Parental Choice Program outperform Milwaukee Pub…
Thursday, April 19th, 2018 at 11:06am
RT @SchoolChoiceNow: @MichaelPetrilli: #SchoolChoice programs show overwhelmingly positive impacts on both achievement and attainment. htt…
Tuesday, April 17th, 2018 at 10:47am
RT @WILawLiberty: TOMORROW: WILL releases the most comprehensive analysis to date of school performance in #Wisconsin. Our new peer-reviewe…
Saturday, March 3rd, 2018 at 5:30am
RT @SchoolChoiceNow: #ICYMI: In #Milwaukee and #DC, research shows that #voucher students are more likely to enroll in college than their p…
Friday, February 16th, 2018 at 2:06am
RT @WillFlandersWI: Wisconsin has the third highest percentage of students using #SchoolChoice according to new work from @EdChoice. Inclu…
Thursday, February 15th, 2018 at 4:52am
RT @SchoolChoiceNow: #WednesdayWisdom: The expansion of 529 savings plans to include qualified K-12 expenses will help to expand educationa…
Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 at 3:26am
RT @SchoolChoiceNow: ICYMI: With an additional 68 schools added to its Parental Choice Program, #SchoolChoice in #Wisconsin is growing and…
Friday, February 2nd, 2018 at 5:55am
RT @SchoolChoiceWI: 📊🌱The demand continues to grow! 📊🌱

“Having worked with schools from all over Wisconsin, we know the demand for the Par…
Friday, February 2nd, 2018 at 1:02am
RT @WILawLiberty: Statewide voucher school program continues expansion with 68 new schools for 2018-19 https://t.co/MsFp1gb4s9 via @journal
Thursday, February 1st, 2018 at 12:00am
RT @educationgadfly: NEW from @educationgadfly: “Is There a Gifted Gap? Gifted Education in High-Poverty Schools” https://t.co/6xVBqZSTC7 #…
Friday, January 26th, 2018 at 11:03pm
RT @CJSzafir: Sad to see the “Status Quo” WI Dems play politics w #nationalschoolchoiceweek by using Nancy Pelosi-like talking points. We…
Friday, January 26th, 2018 at 6:38am
RT @SchoolChoiceWI: Lighthouse Christian School Gifted & Talented Students testifying in favor of ESA Bill #SchoolChoiceWeek #schoolchoice
Wednesday, January 24th, 2018 at 1:44am
RT @WillFlandersWI: Today, we begin the celebration of national #schoolchoiceweek. Here are some facts about school choice in Wisconsin,…
Wednesday, December 20th, 2017 at 8:43am
RT @SchoolChoiceNow: ICYMI: #Wisconsin introduces Education Savings Account program for gifted and talented students --- a first of its kin…
Wednesday, December 20th, 2017 at 8:43am
RT @WillFlandersWI: Many Wisconsin school districts do not have staff to serve gifted kids. This highlights the need for the Gifted and Ta…

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