The first annual Washington State Charter Schools Association Conference wrapped up with conversations about collaboration and governance.
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May 05, 2014
The number of students waiting to get into charter schools continues to grow, an advocacy group says, but a research group begs to differ.
May 01, 2014
A new report says that charters are inequitably funded when compared to their traditional public school counterparts. One researcher argues, though, that the story may be more complicated.
April 30, 2014
A report from the Friedman Foundation takes a look at what happened when Roman Catholic schools in Washington, Miami, and Indianapolis converted to public charter schools.
April 28, 2014
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April 23, 2014
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April 23, 2014
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April 22, 2014
The Muskegon Heights school district, which was taken over by an emergency manager and converted into an all-charter district, continues to struggle financially.