Tag Archive for Education

Free Lunches, Breakfasts, and PhDs.

13WHAM reports that all Rochester City School District students will now get their school lunches for free. All RCSD Students To Receive Free Lunches – 13WHAM.com: Rochester, N.Y.— Starting in the 2012-2013 school year, all Rochester City School District students—regardless…

Where Is The NYS Education Money Going?

Check out this chart. (via RB) Rachel writes (don’t take my criticism the wrong way, she’s the best journalist in town): “Rochester is the most high-needs of the Big 5 districts, yet does not get the most state aid. You’re…

Your Parents, No – Your Neighbors, Yes

In the warped world of this writer, asking students and their parents to pay for their own college educations is problematic and unfair. But somehow asking neighbors, families, retirees, strangers, and childless adults down the street to pay for your…

Are Vouchers A Capitulation For Libertarians?

I really want to say yes, but I’m torn. Dr. Boudreaux gets to the heart of the matter with this. “Friedman’s assessment was that the prospects for totally separating school and state are so minuscule that holding out for that…