U.S. Department of Education Releases New Diploma Rule

New regulations concerning diploma validity could be a concern for some private schools.

October 2023 Cape Outlook

Congressional committee holds hearing on school choice. New diploma rule from the Department of Education causes concerns. Private school principals honored by Secretary of Education. And more!

September 2023 CAPE Outlook

North Carolina and Ohio join the list of states with universal school choice. Blue Ribbon awardees announced. And more!

North Carolina Approves Universal School Choice

NC now the 10th state to approve a universal choice program.

EdChoice Study Surveys American Teens

September 27, 2023 A new study by EdChoice contains some interesting findings, including: Less than 60 percent of teens say…

Effort to Repeal Arkansas School Choice Law Fails

The new law, which establishes an education savings account program, went into effect August 1.

Ohio Expands School Choice to All Students

Ohio has joined the growing list of states to provide school choice to all students.

June 2023 CAPE Outlook

The latest NAEP scores are down, but Catholic school scores bucked that trend and stayed flat. Oklahoma approved the nation's first religious charter school. Ohio and Wisconsin expanded their school choice programs while Arkansas's new ESA law is under attack.

May 2023 CAPE Outlook

In this month's Outlook: Congress's watchdog releases study on equitable services; USDE updates Title I guidance; school choice victories in Oklahoma & Nebraska; and a state of emergency in North Carolina over school choice?

Federal Agency Releases Report on Equitable Services

Congress's "watchdog" has released a study on equitable services for private schools. Its findings will of no doubt be of interest to private school leaders.