The laws require authorizers to reject charter renewals if they do not meet certain benchmarks.
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April 21, 2014
April 16, 2014
Reversing a decision from last month, education officials in North Carolina now say that charter schools must disclose employees' salaries to the public.
April 08, 2014
Charter advocates gathered today in Springfield to protest the introduction of ten bills that they say would restrict the startup and growth of charter schools in Illinois.
April 07, 2014
A brief from the Democrats for Education Reform criticizes U.S. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor for not signing a letter in support of increased funding for the federal Charter School Program.
April 04, 2014
Lawmakers in Miss. and Tenn. vote down efforts to expand school choice, four new charters are approved in Connecticut, and other school-choice news from the week.
April 03, 2014
The cost of transporting charter school students is about 44 percent higher than regular school students in Ohio, found an investigation by the Akron Beacon Journal.
April 01, 2014
The charter school bill is likely to look similar to a bill that passed the House by a huge bipartisan margin of 365-54 back in 2011.
March 31, 2014
A budget deal passed in New York puts an end to the co-location controversy for New York City charters by requiring the city provide rent-free space to new and expanding charters.
March 17, 2014
Connections Education LLC, a Pearson company, gets Maine's first virtual charter school contract, causing some concern in the state about Pearson's influence.
March 14, 2014
The debate over Mayor Bill de Blasio's decision to rescind co-location agreements with three charter schools there has spread across the country.