All Blog Posts With charter schools Tag or Category

Back to the Blog
<<   <   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   13   14   15   16   17   18   19   20   21   22   23   24   25   26   27   28   29   30   31   32   33   34   35   36   37   38   39   40   41   42   43   44   45   46   47   48   49   50   51   52   53   54   55   56   57   58   59   60   61   62   63   64   65   66   67   68   69   70   71   72   73   74   75   76   77   78   79   80   81   82   83   >   >>  

February 03, 2015

Bringing Charter School Control Closer to Constituents

Deborah Meier and Joe Nathan debate the merits of public vs. private control of schools. What can democratic systems teach us about school governance?

February 03, 2015

Three Florida Counties Selected for New District-Charter Collaboration Grants

Districts across the country have sought to forge such ties, but Florida's effort is unique because it's being led by the state.

February 02, 2015

Broad Foundation Puts Hold on Its Prize for Urban Education

The foundation said that it will reassess the prize given how urban education has changed in the last 13 years, but it was also disappointed with the "sluggish" performance in urban schools.

February 02, 2015

To Use Their Minds Well: Great Hearts

Great Hearts is a great example of a network of school communities animated by big ideas, powerful relationships, and great teaching. Serving over 9,500 students in 19 Arizona campuses, Great Hearts' goal is to graduate "great-hearted" young men and women who possess a sense of destiny and purpose that is directed to the service of the greater good.

February 02, 2015

Obama's Budget Aims to Boost Charter School Funding

The proposed increase would bring the total amount under the federal Charter Schools Program to $375 million for fiscal year 2016, a hike of 48 percent.

February 02, 2015

California to Charter Schools: Parent Volunteering Requirements Are Illegal

California's state education department has released an advisory in reaction to a recent report that found many California charter schools had parent work quotas.

February 02, 2015

California to Charter Schools: Drop Parent Volunteering Requirements

California's state education department has released an advisory in reaction to a recent report that found many California charter schools had parent work quotas.

February 01, 2015

Curmudgucation Digest (February 1)

While the money has flowed to bolster PR for school choice and charters, I've been taking look at some of charterdom's less admirable side-effects. Plus, the biggest failure of the reformster movement.

January 30, 2015

Dueling Reports Focus on Special Needs Students in N.Y.C. Charter Schools

The variation in conclusions from three studies released this week can likely be attributed to methodology ... and politics.

January 30, 2015

N.Y.C. Charters Hold Onto Special-Needs Students at Better Rates, Study Finds

The city's Independent Budget Office found that students with disabilities who attended charter schools were more likely to stay in their schools for four years than similar students in regular district schools.

<<   <   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   13   14   15   16   17   18   19   20   21   22   23   24   25   26   27   28   29   30   31   32   33   34   35   36   37   38   39   40   41   42   43   44   45   46   47   48   49   50   51   52   53   54   55   56   57   58   59   60   61   62   63   64   65   66   67   68   69   70   71   72   73   74   75   76   77   78   79   80   81   82   83   >   >>  

Most Viewed
On Education Week

Advertisement