The Black Alliance for Educational Options has been advocating for school choice for low-income and working class African-American families for nearly 20 years.
October 2017 Archives
This Gate's newest investment is particularly relevant because the charter school sector has long struggled with serving students with disabilities.
This is potentially the first time a charter school authorizer anywhere in the country has allowed the schools it oversees to certify their own teachers, and the move is drawing criticism from some of New York's top education officials.
One of the largest charter school networks has begun scoring its parents on how well they support their children in school, taking the idea of parent accountability to a new level.
A new study from Stanford University compares charter management organizations, independent charter schools, and traditional district schools.
A number of factors could be at play, from the growth of charter schools and private school vouchers, to economic pressures that made it impossible for families to keep one parent at home educating their children.