Column: School ‘choice’ is the straw man we’ve seen before

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Des Moines Register

Feb 8, 1:00 AM

Column: School 'choice' is the straw man we've seen before

In Iowa, school “choice” has become a tired straw man. It’s trotted out and dusted off every year by a vocal contingent of state legislators, many of whom are homeschool or private-school parents. Education savings accounts, vouchers, and “options” are what Iowans really want, they would have you believe; they’re the only solutions to the challenges facing our state’s students and families.

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