The state's highest court will consider whether the law approved by voters in 2012 is constitutional in a challenge by the state teachers' union, school administrators, and others.
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August 18, 2014
August 05, 2014
The former District of Columbia schools chancellor will serve on the board of St. Hope Public Schools, a charter organization founded by her husband, Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson.
July 31, 2014
With a newly awarded grant from the Newark Charter School Fund, the National Center for Special Education in Charter Schools plans to work to better address the needs of students with disabilities in Newark charter schools.
July 31, 2014
In a lawsuit filed Wednesday, the D.C. Association of Chartered Public Schools alleges that since 2008 the District of Columbia has shortchanged its charter schools by about $770 million.
July 25, 2014
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., spoke to the National Urban League, where he touched briefly on school choice topics, including charter schools and vouchers.
July 21, 2014
The San Jose, Calif.-based charter management organization is rethinking its rapid-growth strategy, tabling plans to open schools in Texas as well as talks to open shop in Indianapolis and New Orleans.
July 16, 2014
Ohio's board of education is investigating a state charter school network of 19 schools.
July 11, 2014
David Jernigan's hiring is part of a broader plan to promote collaboration between the district and its local charter sector.
July 02, 2014
ICYMI: Here's a summary of the big topics and events from the National Charter Schools Conference which wrapped up Wednesday in Las Vegas.
July 01, 2014
New program from the University of Pennsylvania aims to teach business people and educators how to start and run schools based on entrepreneurial principles.