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School Choice Nebraska

Welcome to the grassroots effort to expand educational opportunity for children in Nebraska! We're doing our best to learn about the issues and keep in touch with other parents and concerned citizens. Get in touch with us on Facebook, Twitter, or YouTube. We'd love to connect!

Dec 12, 2019

We have an accountability problem with K-12 education in Nebraska. Our current system has plenty of regulatory accountability but zero market accountability. If we want to see improvements, we're going to need to introduce the kind of accountability that incentivizes agility and student success.

Dec 4, 2019

We're getting the message loud and clear from national politicians like Elizabeth Warren and local politicians like Lynne Walz and Adam Morfeld: school choice should only be for the elite.

In Episode 10, we look at local and national politicians who enjoy school choice but work hard to prevent lower-income families from...

Oct 23, 2019

From stock trading to publishing, many industries have experienced disruptive innovation. School choice is bringing disruptive innovation to K-12 education, and states that encourage innovation are seeing an explosion of creative and cost-effective solutions.

In this episode, we'll look at micro-schools, a...

Aug 22, 2019

While Nebraska leaders have doggedly clung to the education power structures of the past, the world has moved on. In other states, public charter schools have experimented with modern learning methods, creating more flexible, individualized options for teachers and students.

Thanks to the progressive and...

Apr 27, 2019

We're in a great position to see which education innovations are working well in other states. In this episode, we look at recent research showing several important benefits of the Milwaukee Parental Choice Program, which has been serving students since 1990.