In an order issued Friday, a judge placed the struggling York City School District in receivership for three years.

Several Alabama Republican lawmakers said they plan to attempt passing another charter school law. Nebraska is poised to consider charters, too.

On this week's school choice news roundup: why Ohio's Governor is pledging to retool the state's charter school law, and what it's like "inside" a virtual school.

The agreement includes changes to the charter renewal process.

The North Carolina Board of Education is required by the state legislature to approve to virtual charter schools this year to open in 2015 as part a four-year pilot program.

In response to a major study showing poor performance among Ohio charter schools, a national education-consulting group is proposing several policy changes for the state.

Experts weigh in on who benefits from charter school discipline policies and how Ohio's charter school students are performing.

A local judge is hearing arguments on whether the state can appoint a receiver for the financially-strapped district which could become the first in Pennsylvania to have all of its schools turned over to a for-profit charter school operator.

Filed in 2010, the complaint says school choice reform efforts in New Orleans have left many students with disabilities behind.

The New York City charter school founder and advocate spoke in Washington Tuesday about the successes of Success Academy, as well as the challenges facing the network of charter schools.


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