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August 28, 2015
August 21, 2015
Historically, the Milwaukee schools have been reluctant to sell vacant facilities, especially to potential competitors that could siphon off its students - and state funding. But new legislation is forcing the district's hand.
August 19, 2015
Education Week's special series on New Orleans 10 years after Hurricane Katrina examines how drastically public schools have changed in the city.
August 18, 2015
Education Next and the Harvard Kennedy School found a majority of Americans surveyed support charter schools and school voucher-like programs.
August 10, 2015
The National Alliance for Public School Authorizers has created the Charter Operator Tracker for Florida authorizers, which are primarily school districts.
August 07, 2015
The charter school network BASIS will open a private school in Shenzhen, China, in what the organization hopes will lead to further international expansion.
July 29, 2015
Several charter schools in Hawaii are opening free pre-K programs with the help of a federal grant.
July 20, 2015
Ohio's top school choice official has resigned for not including the failing grades of some online charter schools in their sponsors' evaluations.
July 20, 2015
Charter schools are often criticized for high teacher turnover rates, but do the numbers back that claim?
July 17, 2015
Achievement School District Superintendent Chris Barbic is stepping down from the helm of the state-run turnaround district, citing health concerns and a need for fresh leadership.