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Morning Read: Trump goes all in on school choice in first major education policy speech

LA School Report | September 9, 2016



Trump goes all in on school choice in first major education policy speech

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump gave his first major policy address on education at a charter school in Cleveland, saying he would “reprioritize” $20 billion in existing federal spending for school choice. While specifics would be left to each state, block grant funding would favor states that have charter schools and private school choice laws, he said, and money would follow students as they moved among public, private, charter or magnet schools. By Carolyn Phenicie, The 74

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