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October 23, 2014
October 22, 2014
Closing down chronically low-performing charter schools is necessary, but requires a deft approach to minimize disruption to students, educators, and communities, charter school experts say.
October 15, 2014
Mississippi's new statewide board charged with overseeing its charter schools has hired its first executive director.
August 11, 2014
11 of Michigan's 40 charter school authorizers face possible suspension for poor oversight.
August 11, 2014
Authorizing has been a growing focus of charter school policy lately, and that fact is of particular significance to another trend: multistate charter school networks such as the San Jose, Calif.-based Rocketship.
May 13, 2014
Among other proposals, the state auditor is calling for the creation of an independent, statewide board to oversee charters.
May 05, 2014
The number of students waiting to get into charter schools continues to grow, an advocacy group says, but a research group begs to differ.
March 04, 2014
The National Association of Charter School Authorizers estimates that 232,000 students are attending better schools after the closing of 200 low-performing charters and the opening of 490 new ones.
October 31, 2013
A real life example of the challenges of evaluating charter schools that serve alternative populations is playing out in Louisiana.
October 23, 2013
Measuring the progress of charters that serve alternative populations is challenging and ill-defined in most places, says a new report.