Youth Connection Charter Schools serve thousands of dropouts from Chicago public schools and have helped drive down the city's overall dropout rate.
Muskegon Heights, a school district in Michigan run by a for-profit company, nears the end of its first year.
The embattled district shows signs of improvement that could lead to restoring its standing with state education officials.
New Jersey's Camden takeover in context.
Charter schools are among the top performers when it comes to preparing Hispanic students in California's Silicon Valley for college.
A new report from the New York City Independent Budget Office offers a fascinating in-depth look at demographics, student outcomes, budget, principal and teacher training, school buildings, class size and more in the nation's largest school district.
A bill that would allow the creation of a new school district in the East Baton Rouge Parish passed the Louisiana House earlier today, the Times-Picayune reports.
The Florida school district will soon offer the programs from the Cambridge International Examinations in 86 schools.
Pat Skorkowsky will be superintendent in Clark County, Nev. John McDonough will be interim superintendent in Boston.
After months of protests and last-minute pleas to stop the massive closure, the local board of education supports Mayor Rahm Emanuel's proposal to shut down campuses in an effort to stave off a looming $1 billion deficit.