Two private companies and eight charter schools in Utah are under the microscope after a state audit points to a lack of oversight of online education providers.
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March 14, 2014
March 12, 2014
A panel of charter school experts testified on a multitude of charter school issues, including facilities funding, accountability, and closures.
March 11, 2014
The KIPP network in New Jersey tapped historic tax credits in order to help purchase and renovate an 1880s school building.
March 07, 2014
Those cities, along with several other across the United States, are exploring innovative schools as a way to compete with charter schools.
March 05, 2014
Robert Runcie, the superintendent of Broward County schools in Florida, is one of the leaders profiled in a new Education Week report.
March 04, 2014
The National Association of Charter School Authorizers estimates that 232,000 students are attending better schools after the closing of 200 low-performing charters and the opening of 490 new ones.
February 28, 2014
A new anti-charter school website called "Cashing in on Kids" tracks five charter school operators.
February 27, 2014
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has withdrawn previously approved colocation proposals for some charter schools.
February 26, 2014
Rocketship Education, which operates a network of blended learning elementary schools, will be opening seven new schools in 2015-16, including two in Washington.
February 25, 2014
Charter schools in three of the nation's largest school districts are facing changes to how they operate.