South Carolina businesses need well-educated employees, and the state requires a well-educated workforce to attract new employers. But public education in South Carolina continues to earn a failing grade, with low graduation rates and declining test scores. Throwing money at the problem without fundamental change will only ensure more tax dollars are wasted on a system in need of free-market reforms, such as school choice and weighted student funding.
Unleashing Capitalism: Chapter 9
Workforce Development Requires Educational Reform
Unleashing Capitalism: Chapter 10
Putting Children First: Weighted Student Funding in South Carolina