Education

Feltscher Gives Interview on Education Policy at ALEC Winter Meeting

At the 2015 ALEC States and Nation Policy Summity in Scottsdale, Arizona, ALEC Education and Workforce Director Inez Feltscher chatted with Trent England on MiddleGround Radio on AM 1640 in Oklahoma.  During the spot (beginning at 49 minutes) England and Feltscher discussed the Scottsdale meeting, the ALEC mission and the future of education savings accounts – a new and innovative policy currently in place in Arizona, Florida, Tennessee, Mississippi and Nevada. Education savings accounts allow parents to redirect the money the state already spends on their children to create a totally customized and unique education.

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In Depth: Education

An excellent education has long been recognized as key to the American Dream. Unfortunately, the current monopolistic and expensive K-12 education system is failing our students, leaving them unprepared for college, careers, or life. Similarly, our higher education system is leaving students with higher debt burdens and fewer career guarantees …

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