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Big Stories Of The Day (June 22)

By Alexander Russo — June 22, 2007 1 min read
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Voucher Use in Washington Wins Praise of Parents NYT
Students who participated in a federally financed school voucher program did not perform significantly better academically but their parents were satisfied anyway.

ALSO: Voucher Students Show Few Gains in First Year Washington Post

Schools Await Desegregation Ruling Courier-Journal.com
With just 10 days left in its session, education and civil-rights leaders across the nation are anxiously waiting to see whether a conservative-leaning U.S. Supreme Court will end voluntary desegregation in America’s public schools -- particularly those in Jefferson County.

ALSO: High Court Rules on School Athletics, Sentencing NPR

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