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July 22, 2016

School Choice Gets a Nod at the RNC, But That's About It

Education wasn't necessarily a prominent topic at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland this week, but when it was mentioned, the focus was on school choice.

July 18, 2016

The Bizarre Link Between Some U.S. Charters and the Failed Coup in Turkey

Turkey's president is blaming a longtime political foe with alleged ties to dozens of charter schools across the U.S. for a failed military coup.

July 13, 2016

Mississippi Lawsuit Says Charter Schools Are Unconstitutionally Funded

The Mississippi lawsuit echoes another one successfully argued in Washington State, when its supreme court struck essentially down the state's charter law last September.

July 05, 2016

For New School Choice Laws, 2016 Has Been a Slow Year

Get a rundown on major choice bills that have passed or sputtered so far this year.

June 29, 2016

Black School Choice Advocacy Group Loses Tennessee Chapter

The Tennessee operation's announcement to strike out on its own comes months after BAEO announced plans to revamp the organization.

June 28, 2016

Walton Foundation Pledges $250 Million for Charter School Facilities

The Walton Foundation has identified access to facilities as one of the biggest barriers to expanding charter schools nationally.

June 28, 2016

Education Secretary to Charter Schools: It's Time to Rethink Discipline

Charter schools should rework discipline policies and cut back on suspensions, U.S. Education Secretary John B. King Jr. will say at the National Charter School Conference in Nashville Tuesday.

June 27, 2016

Charter Network Founder Steve Barr Plans Bid for Los Angeles Mayor

Barr founded Green Dot Public Schools, which now runs over 20 charter schools in three states.

June 23, 2016

Lifting Massachusetts' Cap on Charter Growth Will Likely Go to the Voters

Just as a ballot initiative to raise the state's cap on charters met a crucial deadline, state Senate leadership acknowledged that an attempt to pass a bill that would have eased the cap was all but dead.

June 16, 2016

Charter Advocacy Groups Want Higher Standards for Online-Only Schools

A new report outlines the challenges facing the online-only schools and offers recommendations to hold their authorizers accountable for student performance and financial decisions.

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