The Supreme Court dealt a blow to public education today, which you can read about in Chalkbeat’s article, Supreme Court hands victory to voucher advocates, including DeVos, in Montana case.
You can read a lot more about this case at THE BEST RESOURCES FOR LEARNING ABOUT THE SUPREME COURT CASE THAT COULD ALLOW PUBLIC FUNDING FOR RELIGIOUS SCHOOLS.
You might also be interested in The Best Resources For Learning Why School Vouchers Are A Bad Idea (& Other Commentaries On “Choice”).
Easy solution: Stop offering vouchers that allow students to use public funds to attend private schools — of any type. https://t.co/R2tv7DIRUk
— Ida Bae Wells (@nhannahjones) June 30, 2020
Justice Sotomayor’s dissent pulls no punches: “Today’s ruling is perverse.” https://t.co/lPOerqajJI pic.twitter.com/ijPCjOefhq
— Mark Joseph Stern (@mjs_DC) June 30, 2020
Chief Justice Roberts, joined by the four conservatives in a 5-4 religion case today: “A State need not subsidize private education. But once a State decides to do so, it cannot disqualify some private schools solely because they are religious.”https://t.co/9xFFSRrUX0
— Adam Liptak (@adamliptak) June 30, 2020
The key quote from the majority: “A State need not subsidize private education. But once a State decides to do so, it cannot disqualify some private schools solely because they are religious.” https://t.co/bEaLbO9Wdn
— Matt Barnum (@matt_barnum) June 30, 2020