By Will Flanders, Ph.D. and Collin Roth
Education reformers like to say that a child’s zip code shouldn’t determine their future. It has been one of the core arguments of school choice for decades. But in Wisconsin, despite the best efforts of education reformers, we’ve created an unequal system where zip code doesdetermine what education options are available to parents. Bringing uniformity to school choice access in Wisconsin remains one of the key sticking points in current budget negotiations in Madison.