On this week's roundup: why private schools opt out of voucher programs and a peak behind the scenes of KIPP's intensive principal training program.
Staff members from three Ohio charters are seeking to organize. If they succeed, they'll join a small group of unionized charter schools nationally.
Governor Cuomo proposed raising the cap on charter schools in New York City and creating education tax-credits for private school scholarships.
Regulation and maintaining independence are the primary reasons private schools choose not to participate in voucher or tax-credit scholarship programs, according to a new report
The state's department of education says all new charter schools should have to provide transportation, with existing charters eventually having to bus students as well.
Parent surveys tend to overstate the importance of academics in school choices among low-income, New Orleans families.
Alabama is one of only eight states without a charter school law, although several school choice advocates think the state will be the next domino to fall.
Parents will submit petitions to district officials Wednesday that would clear the way for them to transform their children's low-performing Anaheim school into a charter.
Utah, Iowa, New Hampshire, Minnesota, and Pennsylvania have lifted requirements for home schooling families, reports The New York Times