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New Poll Shows Bayou State Supports School Choice
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New Poll Shows Bayou State Supports School Choice

By a nearly 2-1 margin, it found strong backing for Gov. Bobby Jindal’s proposal to expand the Student Scholarship for Educational Excellence Program — a limited voucher plan launched in 2008. The Student Scholarship for Educational Excellence Program currently serves 1,912 students. It offers vouchers which average $4,863 each to low-income pupils in New Orleans in grades K-6 only.

Pelican Institute Study Shows Louisiana Students Can Benefit from More School Choice
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Pelican Institute Study Shows Louisiana Students Can Benefit from More School Choice

Study Shows Louisiana Students Can Benefit from More School Choice Statewide scholarships are contributing to rising test scores in Florida BATON ROUGE—As state lawmakers arrive in Baton Rouge next week, one of the first issues they’ll discuss is Gov. Bobby Jindal’s education reform plan to expand school vouchers statewide. In […]