Charter schools are unconstitutional in Washington state, and the state's high court says it will not reconsider its September decision.
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November 20, 2015
November 12, 2015
White House hopefuls Hillary Clinton, Jeb Bush, Marco Rubio, and Ben Carson all had plenty to say this week about charter schools and school vouchers.
November 09, 2015
Over the weekend Hillary Clinton, a longtime charter fan, had some tough words for charters, specifically when it comes to equity. And that sent the internet into a bit of a tail spin.
November 03, 2015
Malika Anderson has been appointed the new superintendent of the Achievement School District, Tennessee's state-run turnaround district. She will take over the post from Chris Barbic.
October 30, 2015
After The New York Times revealed a 'Got to Go' list for misbehaving students at a school that is part of the Success Academy charter chain, founder and CEO Eva Moskowitz is again defending her network's strict policies.
October 20, 2015
The charter school sector hasn't done enough to try new approaches, meaning many charters look similar to one another and to regular district schools.
October 09, 2015
Governor Baker's bill would round out a three-pronged push by advocates, which also includes a ballot initiative and a lawsuit, to raise the statewide limit on charter schools.
October 07, 2015
Charter school critics and advocates alike have been calling for a rewrite of Ohio's charter law.
October 02, 2015
Under Arne Duncan, the Department of Education has helped support and expand charter schools through grant programs including the Investing in Innovation Fund and the Charter Schools Program.
September 29, 2015
The Indiana Department of Education will follow federal rules to make sure all charter schools receive the appropriate amount of Title I funding.