The new year could bring changes to the charter school landscape in both New York City and Philadelphia, while controversy surrounds a Chicago charter approval.
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December 27, 2013
December 26, 2013
We take a look back on the biggest charter school- and school choice-related news stories from 2013.
December 19, 2013
The New Jersey Supreme Court has ruled that the education commissioner was justified in denying Quest Academy a charter.
December 12, 2013
A judge has ruled that most of the charter school law in Washington state is constitutional, striking down one provision of the law, according to the state's attorney general.
December 10, 2013
Almost 80 percent of students in New Orleans now attend charters, according to the latest tally from the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools.
December 06, 2013
In his 2014 legislative agenda, Indiana's Republican Gov. Mike Pence unveiled a plan to support charters with facilities and teacher subsidies, and create pre-K vouchers.
December 05, 2013
Charter school operators competing for federal grants are getting a first look at what the U.S. Department of Education would like to see in this year's applications.
December 04, 2013
The number of for-profit operators of charter schools continues to grow, though they are far outnumbered by nonprofit managers, a report finds.
December 02, 2013
Foes of the 2012 state law allowing charters say it runs afoul of the state constitution, but its defenders say it's a key piece of the state's education policy shift.
November 25, 2013
Much media attention is being paid to the impact of charter schools on local districts in Pennsylvania as the state senate works to change the charter school law.