Parents at the 24th Street Elementary School in LAUSD presented a 'parent trigger' petition to district officials yesterday.

The Center for Education Reform has released its 14th annual charter school law rankings and scorecard.

More than 6,000 charter schools serve 2.3 million students across the U.S., according to new data released by the national charter schools organization.

Charter school students in Michigan, and in Detroit in particular, are outpacing their traditional public school peers, according to a new study by a Stanford University research center.

A New York Times op-ed suggests revamping Catholic schools' funding and personnel systems to breathe new life into the network of private schools.

The Adelanto School Board voted to uphold the charter recommendation of the Desert Trails Parent Union in Calif., while in Conn., parents are pursuing an elementary school turnaround.

In the last three school years, charter schools in Washington have expelled 676 students, compared to only 24 students expelled by DCPS.

The two states are merging their charter school associations to create the Northeast Charter Schools Network.

A small, project-based charter school in Kansas which integrates agricultural concepts into curricula is raising money to expand in order to accommodate more students.

In 2012, states approved broad policy changes to expand charters and private school vouchers, even as those school models came under criticism and scrutiny.


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