A recent audit found that the state's education department did not properly monitor charter school performance to determine whether those schools should remain open.
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May 21, 2013
May 17, 2013
Lawmakers in North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas, and other states are considering legislation to expand school choice.
May 15, 2013
Many charter schools in the state are not complying with the state's right-to-know law, which requires state-related agencies to disclose certain information to the public.
May 13, 2013
The number of students on waiting lists for charter schools in Texas changes depending on how and when the surveys are conducted.
May 10, 2013
The report explores growth and innovation in the charter sector.
May 06, 2013
Ashton spoke about charter schools in New Jersey, what challenges charter schools face, and how to strengthen the relationship between charter and regular public schools.
May 02, 2013
A new report argues that states with charter school authorizers operating independently of state and local education agencies create the most conducive environment for charters.
May 01, 2013
Two struggling Michigan districts with enormous deficits have been shut down and reopened under the management of for-profit charter school companies.
April 30, 2013
The money will go to support the national growth of former D.C. Schools Chancellor Michelle Rhee's organization.
April 26, 2013
Here's a round-up of this week's news on school choice legislation and developments around the country.