March 31, 2024 1:08 pm

School vouchers – what could go wrong?

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An article on the “Opinion” page of the Charleston Gazette titled “Microschools: Are they a new market for hucksters?” tells the story of “Hive Learning Academy” in Martinsburg where parents paid tuition with their “Hope Scholarship” vouchers, also known as Education Savings Accounts [ESA]. The founders of the school said the enrollment numbers looked good, but on the first day of school only eight students showed, and the whole plan had to be abandoned.

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