Several Alabama Republican lawmakers said they plan to attempt passing another charter school law. Nebraska is poised to consider charters, too.
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December 23, 2014
December 19, 2014
The agreement includes changes to the charter renewal process.
December 18, 2014
The North Carolina Board of Education is required by the state legislature to approve to virtual charter schools this year to open in 2015 as part a four-year pilot program.
December 12, 2014
A local judge is hearing arguments on whether the state can appoint a receiver for the financially-strapped district which could become the first in Pennsylvania to have all of its schools turned over to a for-profit charter school operator.
December 11, 2014
Filed in 2010, the complaint says school choice reform efforts in New Orleans have left many students with disabilities behind.
December 09, 2014
The New York City charter school founder and advocate spoke in Washington Tuesday about the successes of Success Academy, as well as the challenges facing the network of charter schools.
December 08, 2014
Twenty Columbus, Ohio schools are eligible for sweeping education reforms under the state's parent-trigger law, but parents haven't sought to use the controversial strategy.
December 05, 2014
Today on the weekly Charters & Choice news roundup, we'll look at the case for competition: does competition from charters improve traditional schools and how are school districts handling the new paradigm?
December 04, 2014
The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a complaint saying charter schools in Delaware have become a system of mostly segregated schools, according to the Associated Press.
December 02, 2014
The low-performing charter schools are located across California and are all overseen by local school districts.