A review of research on charter school performance research over the past four years found mostly positive results from an analysis of 14 regional and national studies.
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April 24, 2013
April 17, 2013
Students in charter schools receive about $4,000 less in per-pupil funding than students in regular public schools, an analysis finds.
April 16, 2013
Michael Feinberg, a co-founder of the KIPP network of charter schools, spoke about closing the achievement gap at the ASU/GSV Education Innovation Summit.
April 11, 2013
The Georgia Charter School Association is operating the only teacher certification program specifically for charter school educators.
April 09, 2013
While the growth of charter schools and the decline of private school enrollment are correlated, more research is needed to determine the enrollment drop's causation.
April 04, 2013
Education expert Deborah Meier and former KIPP leader Elliott Witney will be discussing their different strategies of education reform on the Bridging Differences blog.
April 03, 2013
The bill will allow a state authorizing board to approve up to 15 charter schools each fiscal year, but no students are allowed to cross district lines to enroll.
April 01, 2013
Lawmakers in Idaho have passed a bill that will provide facilities funding for charter schools in the state.
March 28, 2013
A new brief from the Thomas B. Fordham Institute suggests three changes to governance laws to support the growth of high-performing charter school networks.
March 18, 2013
A variety of bills regarding the expansion of charter schools and tax-credit scholarship programs are moving through state legislatures.