School Voucher Program Stirs Debate
A school voucher program allowing special needs students to use tax dollars to attend private schools goes before the Arizona Supreme Court this week. Proponents of the program say that public schools can’t provide the learning environment that students using the vouchers need. Meanwhile, several education associations oppose the program, arguing that it will lead to broader based voucher programs that will divert much-needed funds from public schools, reports The Arizona Daily Star. To read more click here.