A pair of op-eds in USA Today debates the benefits and drawbacks to parent trigger laws.

The Alabama Policy Institute is arguing against a rule that would make private school students ineligible for the state's tax-credit scholarship program.

Charter school students in the state gain an additional two months of learning in reading and three months in math, a new study concludes.

A curriculum primarily built by two charter school operators, Summit Public Schools and High Tech High, is being shared through an open, online platform.

Thirteen states have expanded or created voucher programs this year, says an article posted by the Pew Charitable Trust on Stateline

In response to increased competition from charter schools, many districts have pursued partnerships with them, says an Education Next article.

As the school year begins, educators around the country will be watching these schools closely to evaluate the impact of parent-trigger laws.

The Arizona department of education erroneously overpaid nearly 200 charters over the past eight years and is now requiring them to pay it back.

The state department of education is now scrambling to scrape together additional funding to accommodate the influx of requests.

The Desert Trails Preparatory Academy, in Adelanto, Calif., was created after a petition drive by parents and major political and legal fight.


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