K12 Inc., a for-profit company that operates online, public schools, runs a sophisticated lobbying and advertising operation.
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December 15, 2016
December 14, 2016
NAACP President Cornell William Brooks talks to Education Week about why the civil rights organization is pushing ahead with its campaign to slow the expansion of charter schools.
December 13, 2016
While all parents are generally satisfied with their childrens' schools, those whose kids attend private schools are the most pleased, according to new analyses from the journal Education Next.
December 12, 2016
New Orleans may become the first city in the country to be made up entirely of charter schools.
December 09, 2016
With charter-friendly Republicans now in firm control of both chambers of the legislature, Kentucky could become the 44th state to pass a charter law.
December 07, 2016
Betsy DeVos, President-elect Donald Trump's choice for U.S. Secretary of Education, has played a significant role in shaping Michigan's charter school sector.
December 05, 2016
Low grades and high student withdrawal rates from North Carolina's two virtual charter schools prompt a state board of education member to warn that state officials need "to be on our toes."
November 29, 2016
The aviation-themed charter high school founded by Richard DeVos Jr. performed better than just 32 percent of other public schools in Michigan in 2014.
November 28, 2016
Will billionaire Betsy DeVos' nomination as Education Secretary be a boon for school choice at the expense of traditional public schools? Here's what we know.
November 28, 2016
The National Alliance for Public Charter Schools describes its new Charter School Legal Defense Fund as a "watchdog and resource."