A video published by the New York Times shows a teacher in the city's largest charter school network, Success Academy, disciplining a student for incorrectly answering a math problem.
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A new report from The Century Foundation highlights the admissions practices of regular school districts and charters that are designed to foster diversity.
February 05, 2016
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February 04, 2016
Denver is the first large school district to receive an A grade from the Brookings Institution's annual Education Choice and Competition Index.
January 29, 2016
The Success Academies, a network that educates 11,000 children, is the subject of a complaint over its disciplinary practices, which some allege unfairly target students with disabilities.
January 22, 2016
National School Choice Week highlights all forms of school choice, including charter schools, private schools, and home schooling.
January 20, 2016
Indiana climbed five places to bump Minnesota which has held the number one spot since 2010 when the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools first started issuing the report.
January 19, 2016
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January 15, 2016
The Walton Family Foundation has helped drive significant shifts in how major donors invest in education, explains Teachers College professor Jeffrey Henig in a Q&A with Charters & Choice.
January 08, 2016
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