North Carolinians Support Universal Public School Access

A new poll by yes. every kid. foundation. finds that North Carolinians strongly support expanding education freedom in the Tar Heel state—empowering families with universal access to public schools and a greater ability to customize each child’s education to be more amenable to their unique needs.   Three-quarters of North Carolinians believe that change is … Read more

Navigating Change: The Dynamic Landscape of Education

As the educational landscape undergoes significant transformation, the decline in public school enrollment may seem concerning at first glance. However, this shift merely heralds an era of increased choice and innovation, offering profound benefits for families and students alike. Reports from The 74 on national school enrollment declines and the potential risk of school closures … Read more

Arizona’s Bold Step: Embracing the Future of Education with ESAs

In the ever-evolving landscape of education, Arizona stands at the forefront of a revolutionary change. The state’s adoption of Empowerment Scholarship Accounts (ESAs) ushered in a fundamental rethinking of how education can and should work in the 21st century. Over the past year, Arizona has witnessed a seismic shift in its educational ecosystem, marking the … Read more

The Path Forward: Navigating the Shift in School Enrollments

The COVID-19 pandemic has catalyzed a significant transformation in the American education landscape, revealing a marked decline in public school enrollments and spotlighting the rise of alternative education options. A comprehensive report by The Hamilton Project details the profound shifts experienced across public elementary and middle schools, with notable declines particularly in urban and high-poverty … Read more

ESA Implementation Roadmap: Student Applications

The ESA Implementation Roadmap is a first-of-its-kind resource crafted to whittle away at the complexities and provide a clear and complete blueprint for the successful design, launch and management of an ESA program. Whether a stakeholder (program administrator or policymaker) wants to pass a new program or improve the efficiency, effectiveness and impact of an … Read more

How fiscal sponsorship can help edupreneurs applying for grants

In starting new unconventional learning environments, some founders may choose to seek out grants to help their venture get off the ground. In some cases, grant-making organizations may require that an education provider be organized as a nonprofit, and either recognized as a 501(c)(3) by the IRS or have a “fiscal sponsor,” an organization that … Read more