The American Federation for Children is dedicated to providing members of the media with timely, accurate assistance regarding school choice issues. To arrange an interview, contact Matt Frendewey at MFrendewey@FederationForChildren.org or call (202) 280-1986.
Louisiana Supreme Court Rejects Attempt to Block Statewide Voucher Program
Posted on August 17, 2012 at 03:12 PM
The Louisiana Supreme Court on Wednesday denied an injunction request aimed at stopping the statewide school voucher program, the latest in a number of recent legal actions in favor of expanded educational opportunities for families.
AFC Reaffirms Commitment to School Choice Champions Following Primary Results
Posted on August 15, 2012 at 03:13 PM
The American Federation for Children—the nation’s voice for school choice—today reaffirmed its support for legislators and candidates across Wisconsin who favor expanded educational options for families, following disappointing primary results last night.
Alliance for School Choice Establishes Legal Defense Fund For Louisiana Private Schools Accepting Scholarship Students
Posted on July 31, 2012 at 08:58 PM
The Alliance for School Choice and the Institute for Justice today announced the creation of the Louisiana Defense Fund in response to a letter last week from the Louisiana Association of Educators (LAE) that threatened to sue private schools that participate in the state’s newly expanded school choice program.
Current and Former Athletes Come Together In Support of School Choice
Posted on July 13, 2012 at 04:03 PM
Dozens of current and former athletes, education reformers, and entertainers joined together prior to the 2012 ESPY Awards earlier this week to participate in a first-of-its-kind discussion about the importance of school choice and education reform to low-income communities nationwide.