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Ralph Alvarado: It’s time for lawmakers to embrace school choice for the benefit of all Kentucky students

The classic movie Field of Dreams popularized the slogan: “If you build it, they will come.” That motto certainly applies to school choice nationwide, which has grown immensely over the past three decades. While Kentucky has yet to enact a school choice program, the movement for increased opportunity in the Bluegrass State is on the rise. This National School Choice Week, we should celebrate the...

Bevin proclaims Jan. 21-27 ‘Kentucky School Choice Week,’ celebrating opportunities in education

Gov. Bevin has officially proclaimed Jan. 21-27 Kentucky School Choice Week, joining dozens of governors and hundreds of city and county leaders nationwide in issuing similar proclamations. In Kentucky, 495 events have been independently planned to celebrate school choice and raise awareness during National School Choice Week. More than 32,000 events, including rallies, roundtable discussions, coffeehouse...

Blue Grass Baptist School participates in celebration of educational opportunity

  Blue Grass Baptist School will hold a special event on Tuesday, Jan. 27, at 10 a.m. to celebrate National School Choice Week, school leaders announced today.   This event will feature a ceremony recognizing students and teachers. The event will be held at the school.   Blue Grass Baptist School is a Private school serving grades Pre-K, Kindergarten and 1–12, with a student enrollment...