Education Next and the Harvard Kennedy School found a majority of Americans surveyed support charter schools and school voucher-like programs.
The law allows all public school parents to use state funds to pay for private school tuition and other education-related expenses. How will the state implement it?
The National Alliance for Public School Authorizers has created the Charter Operator Tracker for Florida authorizers, which are primarily school districts.
The charter school network BASIS will open a private school in Shenzhen, China, in what the organization hopes will lead to further international expansion.
A Los Angeles charter school network tried blocking teacher unionizing efforts, says California's Public Employment Relations Board.
Charter schools have driven up student performance in New Orleans in the 10 years since Hurricane Katrina, according to the Education Research Alliance.
Homeschooling will soon be the only way for parents to avoid California's new vaccination law.
Several charter schools in Hawaii are opening free pre-K programs with the help of a federal grant.
The state's voucher program gives scholarships to low-income students to use at private schools.
Regulations for home schoolers vary widely across the country, according to a report from the Education Commission of the States.