This is the sixth year that the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools has produced the rankings, which are determined by how well state laws stack up against a model law developed by NAPCS.
Advocates for school districts see Title I portability as a pit-stop on the highway that leads to voucherville.
More than 11,000 events celebrating school choice are planned in all 50 states throughout the week.
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.