The New American Foundation gathered a panel of experts to discuss building community in an era of school choice.
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April 23, 2014
April 23, 2014
Teachers at the largest cyber charter school in Pa. have voted to unionize in an effort to negotiate higher wages.
April 22, 2014
The Muskegon Heights school district, which was taken over by an emergency manager and converted into an all-charter district, continues to struggle financially.
April 21, 2014
The laws require authorizers to reject charter renewals if they do not meet certain benchmarks.
April 16, 2014
Reversing a decision from last month, education officials in North Carolina now say that charter schools must disclose employees' salaries to the public.
April 08, 2014
Charter advocates gathered today in Springfield to protest the introduction of ten bills that they say would restrict the startup and growth of charter schools in Illinois.
April 07, 2014
A brief from the Democrats for Education Reform criticizes U.S. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor for not signing a letter in support of increased funding for the federal Charter School Program.
April 04, 2014
Lawmakers in Miss. and Tenn. vote down efforts to expand school choice, four new charters are approved in Connecticut, and other school-choice news from the week.
April 03, 2014
The cost of transporting charter school students is about 44 percent higher than regular school students in Ohio, found an investigation by the Akron Beacon Journal.
April 01, 2014
The charter school bill is likely to look similar to a bill that passed the House by a huge bipartisan margin of 365-54 back in 2011.