Former President Bill Clinton urged educators at charter schools today to continue to lead the nation in taking risks to improve public institutions.
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June 21, 2011
March 16, 2011
The KIPP charter school network reached a 10-year agreement with the Baltimore Teachers Union today for how much it will pay its teachers for working extra-long hours.
July 01, 2010
Peter Groff, the new CEO of the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools, plans to fight for equitable funding for charter schools and encouraging diverse groups to join in the charter movement.
June 29, 2010
Bill Gates says charter schools should lead the way for innovative education practices, including more meaningful incorporation of technology into schools.
May 21, 2010
A look at school district news around the nation
December 17, 2009
The former NBA star starts a new organization with help from the Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation.
December 08, 2009
Mayor Karl Dean announces a new charter school incubator for his city.
November 23, 2009
Steve Barr is said to be leaving his chairman of the board post to focus on "national education issues."
November 02, 2009
Charter school enrollment in California sets a new record, a new survey shows.