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Gordon Howie on Education

 

 


Freedom to choose will improve quality

Q: Do you support or oppose the statement, "Vouchers for school choice"?

A: Strongly support - Freedom to choose will bolster competition and improve the quality of education.

Source: E-mail interview: 2014 S.D. Senate race with OnTheIssues.org , Sep 18, 2014

Advocate for parental rights and school choice

This weekend, Gordon is attending three informational meetings on Common Core. These meeting are being sponsored by CAT (Citizens for Academic Transparency). The featured speaker is Dr. Duke Pesta, a nationally recognized expert on the Federal takeover of education, who lays out clearly the dangers of Common Core and related Federal education mandates.

Gordon is a strong supporter of local and state control of education. "Parents and teachers are best equipped to manage the education of our children," he said. "I will continue to be an advocate for parental rights and school choice."

Source: 2014 S.D. Senate campaign website, GordonHowieForSenate.com , Aug 23, 2014

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