Will Wisc. Lawmakers Let Home-School Students Play District Sports?

A measure in Wisconsin's proposed K-12 budget would allow home-school students to play sports on public school teams.

Colorado's Pilot School Voucher Program Overturned by State's High Court

The Colorado Supreme Court decided Douglas County's Choice Scholarship Program is unconstitutional.

Charter Network Launches Private Schools: Charters & Choice News Roundup

Arizona-based BASIS charter school network is starting to get into the private school business. That story and more on the Charters & Choice news roundup.

Report Criticizes Walton Foundation Funding Methods for Charter Schools

The American Federation of Teachers and In the Public Interest argue that the Walton Family Foundation's ideology has led to rapid expansion of a charter sector that lacks transparency and accountability and is undermining traditional public schools.

Taking the Pulse of the Charter School Sector: Five Questions for Nina Rees

The National Alliance for Public Charter Schools President and CEO Nina Rees discusses trends and issues in the sector at the 2015 National Charter Schools Conference in New Orleans.

Chicago-Based Noble Charter School Network Wins 2015 Broad Prize

The Broad Prize for Public Charter Schools winner was announced at the annual National Charter Schools Conference in New Orleans.

National Charter School Conference Kicks Off Annual Gathering in New Orleans

The annual National Charter Schools Conference is the largest gathering of charter school professionals in the country.

New Orleans Ed Reform in the Spotlight: Charters & Choice News Roundup

New Orleans education reforms and Jeb Bush's impact on the Republican presidential primary are just a couple of topics discussed this week on the school choice news roundup.

Washington State's First Charter School Wins Reprieve

The Washington State Charter School Commission has given the state's first charter another shot at proving it can provide a sound education to students.

California Teachers File Complaints Against Virtual Charter School Network

The California Virtual Academies are the subject of a series of complaints focused on their data-privacy protections, academic quality, attendance and truancy policies, and a host of other issues.

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