The Atlanta Journal Constitution published an op-ed on school choice by Georgia Public Policy Foundation Vice President Benita Dodd on Sunday, February 4, 2018. The op-ed, “Schools need more choice, not more money
,” can be accessed online at this link
and is reprinted in its entirety below.
Schools need more choice, not more money
By Benita M. Dodd
Legislators and policymakers continually debate how and how much funding to allocate to help Georgia’s public school students and public education in general. But there is a little-discussed, bigger challenge: How to meet the choices Georgians demand.
How big is that challenge?
The Georgia Charter Schools Association
finds more than 15,000 students are on waiting lists to attend a public…