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Jessica Piper

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Jessica Piper received her BA in English and her MA from the University of Arkansas at Monticello. She was a tenured American Literature teacher and frequently writes about rural schools and school funding. She lives on the Missouri/Iowa border with her husband, children, and two dogs. Piper is a farmer who raises hogs and chickens.

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Don’t Be Fooled. Education Savings Accounts are a Taxpayer-funded ATM for Private and Homeschool Parents 

Iowans deserve better than an education system cluttered with misinformation, waste, fraud, and abuse of taxpayer money.

Maine “Town Academy” Voucher School Refused to Address Racial Intimidation

These voucher schools are "private schools'' when it is convenient and "public" when they want public money

What’s the real cost of charter school tuition?

It’s time for our elected officials to represent the interests of taxpayers and pass meaningful charter school reform.

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