Archive | January, 2016

Louisiana, TN, and Vouchers

From TNEdReport: … now there’s a study of Louisiana’s voucher program. Instead of showing no impact or a slight positive impact, the study shows actual harms to students participating in the program. Specifically, the study, released by the National Bureau of Economic Research found: Attendance at a voucher-eligible private school lowers math scores and increases the likelihood […]

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It’s all about making it easier to register to vote: HB1724/SB1631 sponsored by Rep. Darren Jernigan of Nashville and Senator Reginald Tate of Memphis. This legislation would automatically register an individual to vote when they apply for a driver’s license. It’s automatic voter registration! READ MORE For more on Tennessee politics and policy, follow @TheAndySpears

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