The following was posted online with the Dallas Morning News.
As a parent who, just this year, pulled his two youngest kids from private schools, I appreciate the rationale behind the relentless push for school vouchers.
We all like to have choices.
Good choices, that is.
In theory, it makes perfect sense for parents like me who are shelling out thousands of dollars each year in local property taxes to get something in return — a rebate, if you will — if our local public school isn’t up to par or if we simply prefer a different educational model.