Democratic Gov. Gina Raimondo proposes to allow traditional public schools to be free of certain regulations, including opening up enrollment outside their neighborhoods.

St. Louis Public Schools filed a lawsuit to recover tax money for desegregation programs, but charter school parents say they should keep getting those funds.

The Shriver Report Snapshot released the results of a poll of 1,000 mothers who are likely voters about their views on education and other issues.

The National Alliance for Public Charter Schools released a poll showing parents' attitudes towards school choice and charter schools.

Walton, a long-time supporter of charter schools, will move its funding and focus to 13 cities as it withdraws from key cities, including Chicago.

U.S. Secretary of Education met with a panel to discuss the issues of incarcerated youth, as well as students with incarcerated parents.

Here's a news roundup that features three recent stories about parent-involvement issues, including some interesting developments in California and Florida.

About 1,300 parents were surveyed in the poll that shows a disconnect between how well parents think their children are performing in school and how students score nationally.

Now that nearly half of public schools use online gradebooks, parents see pros and cons in the ability to electronically monitor their children's school progress.

The Republican presidential candidate has supported charter schools and vouchers in his words and in his legislative proposals as a U.S. senator from Texas.


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