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September 13, 2016
August 04, 2016
A group of parents backed by organizations that include the Washington Education Association is challenging the latest iteration of Washington state's charter law.
August 01, 2016
School choice was a far larger topic at the Republican National Convention than it was at the Democratic gathering in Philadelphia last month.
July 27, 2016
Fethullah Gulen, who the Turkish president is blaming for the recent failed military coup, allegedly has ties to U.S. charter schools.
July 19, 2016
Researchers analyzed 22,000 applications in the District of Columbia school system to determine parents' motivations in making decisions about schools.
July 12, 2016
K12 Inc. has reached a settlement agreement with California's state attorney general, who alleged the company misled parents about schools' academic records and exaggerated enrollments.
July 06, 2016
The 20th Street Elementary School will be operated by a nonprofit organization under an five-year agreement with the district and a parents' group.
June 28, 2016
In a speech at the National Charter School Conference, U.S. Education Secretary John B. King Jr. urged school officials to cut back on student suspensions.
June 28, 2016
A new effort by Parent Revolution is working to help high-needs families find and apply to district and charter schools in Los Angeles.
June 20, 2016
About 30 parents will attend college this fall with help from the Camden charter school their children attend, building on the school's active parent-engagement program.