Those cities, along with several other across the United States, are exploring innovative schools as a way to compete with charter schools.
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March 07, 2014
March 05, 2014
Robert Runcie, the superintendent of Broward County schools in Florida, is one of the leaders profiled in a new Education Week report.
March 04, 2014
The National Association of Charter School Authorizers estimates that 232,000 students are attending better schools after the closing of 200 low-performing charters and the opening of 490 new ones.
February 28, 2014
A new anti-charter school website called "Cashing in on Kids" tracks five charter school operators.
February 27, 2014
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has withdrawn previously approved colocation proposals for some charter schools.
February 26, 2014
Rocketship Education, which operates a network of blended learning elementary schools, will be opening seven new schools in 2015-16, including two in Washington.
February 24, 2014
Charter schools in three of the nation's largest school districts are facing changes to how they operate.
February 19, 2014
Several issues complicate the creation of funding formulas for virtual charter schools, says a new primer published by the Education Commission on the States.
February 11, 2014
California led the way both in new charter school openings and closings in the 2013-14 school year, says a report from the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools.
February 10, 2014
Lawmakers in the nation's largest state are debating policy changes that could expand charter schools and pave the way for a private school voucher program there.