In an exclusive interview with Education Week, Richard Barth talks about expulsion and suspension policies in his charter school network.
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February 20, 2013
February 15, 2013
From vouchers and tax credits to charter schools and parent trigger laws, many state legislatures are debating the merits and drawbacks of school choice.
February 11, 2013
Jeanne Allen, the president and founder of the school-choice advocacy group the Center for Education Reform, will step down from her position on Nov. 1.
February 08, 2013
The Center for Education Reform calls the recent CREDO study about charter schools' growth and replication "highly misleading."
February 06, 2013
A Government Accountability Office review examines the operations, and the challenges facing eight charter schools in place on U.S. military bases.
February 05, 2013
A Texas district court judge ruled against the state in a lawsuit and found that the current school funding formula is unconstitutional. He also ruled against lifting charter caps.
February 04, 2013
In a speech to the state board of education, Gov. Rick Perry advocated for opening more charter schools and implementing a voucher program in Texas.
January 30, 2013
Charter schools' initial performance, whether good or bad, is a strong predictor of whether they succeed over time, a new, far-reaching study finds.
January 29, 2013
The fourth annual National Alliance for Public Charter School's ranks Minnesota's charter school law as the strongest in the country.
January 24, 2013
The week-long event will feature independently-organized events across the country, a whistle-stop train tour, and a performance from the Jonas Brothers.