School Choice Advances: SB1 Passes Committee

by | Oct 25, 2011 | Education | 0 comments

Senate Bill 1 passed the Senate Education Committee this morning by a 9-2 vote. The school choice bill encompasses several advances in education reform: grants for children in the poorest performing schools in the state; expansion of the Education Improvement Tax Credit; and changes in charter school funding and approval processes. Here is a link to a roll call of the committee vote.