Tag: South Carolina and school choice law

South Carolina education choice bill reaches major milestone toward becoming law

After two decades of defeat, South Carolina education choice advocates claimed victory late Tuesday after the state House of Representatives passed its version of a bill that would give choice to low-income students, students with special needs, and military families. “This vote marks a major milestone on a 20-year journey[Read More…]

Education savings account bill advances in South Carolina Senate

Editor’s note: This article appeared last week on wbtw.com. Legislation that proponents say would create more financial opportunity for families to send their kids to private school has advanced in the South Carolina Senate. The bill would establish Education Savings Accounts, marking one of the first times public money could[Read More…]