The report also shows that most urban charter and district schools are serving equal numbers of English language learners as well as students in poverty and special education.
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The National Alliance for Public Charter Schools' policy expert Todd Ziebarth weighs in on what's brewing in state legislatures.
March 13, 2015
This week in the Charters & Choice news roundup: While former NBA star Allan Houston pushes for vouchers in Tennessee, Arizona and Florida pilot a radical new kind of choice program.
March 10, 2015
The lawyers contend the state's cap on the number of charter schools is unconstitutional because it strips some students of their right to a quality education.
March 02, 2015
In the wake of poor academic performance, the United Federation of Teachers will shutter the elementary and middle divisions of its charter school.
February 21, 2015
The Anaheim City School Board says parent-trigger advocates must collect more signatures to transform a low-performing elementary school into a charter.
February 19, 2015
The city became the latest battleground over charter school expansion when it accepted 40 applications to open new schools for the first time in seven years.
February 17, 2015
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February 13, 2015
This week on the Charters & Choice news roundup: A problem very unique to Hawaii, lava flow, has exposed a well-known issue in the charter sector.
February 10, 2015
The original complaint in 2010 claimed students with disabilities were largely left behind in the massive post-Katrina school choice reform efforts that turned most of the city's public schools into charters.