Although charter schools are more popular among Republicans than Democrats, the reverse is true for school vouchers, according to a survey by Education Next.
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Oliver dug into some of the most cringe-worthy cases of fraud and academic failure in charter schools across the country on his program Last Week Tonight with John Oliver.
August 19, 2016
Attending a "no excuses" charter school raised students' test scores and four-year college enrollment, but had no significant effect on future earnings.
August 11, 2016
Ohio auditor Dave Yost, a Republican, says that virtual schools should be compensated based on what their students learn.
August 11, 2016
McMullin, a former CIA officer who used to work as a Republican congressional staffer, said school choice benefits students in poverty.
August 09, 2016
The venerable civil rights organization and Black Lives Matter activists are calling for a moratorium on charter school growth.
August 04, 2016
A group of parents backed by organizations that include the Washington Education Association is challenging the latest iteration of Washington state's charter law.
August 03, 2016
The ACLU of Southern California says admissions policies at about 20 percent of California charter schools violate state law.
August 02, 2016
Full-time virtual charter school students in Ohio perform worse academically than their peers enrolled in traditional district schools, according to a study commissioned by the Thomas B. Fordham Institute.
July 22, 2016
Education wasn't necessarily a prominent topic at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland this week, but when it was mentioned, the focus was on school choice.