What is School Choice?

More and more parents have recognized the need for school choice when it comes to the needs of their children. As a result, families’ right to have a choice for their students’ education has become a highly debated topic all over the United States, especially in this year’s mid-term elections. But what exactly is school…

Press Release: MAKE AN IMPACT

Press Release: MAKE AN IMPACT

FROM: Beth Lawson, Director of Media & Communications DATE: Monday, October 17, 2022 RE: School Choice Ohio Announces the launch of the EveryChildEveryFamily SGO School Choice Ohio is pleased to announce the launch of EveryChildEveryFamily Scholarship Granting Organization to assist schools, families, and students. The State of Ohio has introduced Scholarship Granting Organizations or SGOs,…

Conoce tus Opciones Escolares assists Hispanic families in their search for their child’s ideal school

Conoce tus Opciones Escolares assists Hispanic families in their search for their child’s ideal school

National School Choice Week Awareness Foundation es una organización sin fines de lucro que, por medio de National School Choice Week, se ha posicionado como líder nacional sirviendo a más de un millón de familias al año. Sin embargo, cada vez era más evidente la necesidad de recursos específicos para las familias hispanas en español….

Ohio Department of Education Releases 2021-22 Ohio School Report Cards

Ohio School Report Cards give your community a clear picture of the progress of your district and schools in raising achievement and preparing students for the future. The information measures district and school performance in areas most critical to success in learning. The report cards also provide information about finances and expenditures, opportunities to learn…

New Buckeye Institute Report Offers #StudentsFirst Reforms to Help Regain Lost Learning

New Buckeye Institute Report Offers #StudentsFirst Reforms to Help Regain Lost Learning

In a new policy report, #StudentsFirst: Empowering Parents to Help Students Regain Lost Learning, Buckeye’s Greg Lawson outlines how empowering parents, funding students first, and enhancing school choice can counteract the ill effects the pandemic had on learning loss for Ohio’s K-12 students. The report offers four commonsense policy solutions that will improve the K-12…

Should Universal School Choice Be Next on Ohio’s Education Policy Agenda?

Should Universal School Choice Be Next on Ohio’s Education Policy Agenda?

The Buckeye Institute, the Thomas B. Fordham Institute, and School Choice Ohio cordially invite you to a continental breakfast and coffee dialogue with national and Ohio experts as they discuss recent successful efforts around the country to expand parental choice, lessons learned, best practices, and potential next steps for the Buckeye State. Join us on…

Ohio’s ACE Program Provides $500 per Student to Qualifying Families

Ohio’s Afterschool Child Enrichment (ACE) Educational Savings Account program provides funds to a student’s parent or guardian to use on various enrichment and educational activities.  The program is being offered through a contract between Merit International Inc. and the Ohio Department of Education. Here’s how it works: Submit Income Verification Sign up with Merit Spend…

ACE Education Savings Account Portal to Open April 11

According to the Ohio Department of Education: The Ohio Afterschool Child Enrichment (ACE) Educational Savings Account program provides funds to a student’s parent or guardian to use on various enrichment and educational activities. The program is being offered through a partnership between Merit International, Inc. and the Ohio Department of Education. Program Overview The ACE…