We take a look back on the biggest charter school- and school choice-related news stories from 2013.
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December 26, 2013
August 08, 2013
The Center for American Progress has released a new report suggesting that school districts could improve efficiency by consolidating small districts.
May 02, 2013
A new report argues that states with charter school authorizers operating independently of state and local education agencies create the most conducive environment for charters.
May 01, 2013
A new report from the National Center for Education Statistics looks at funding and expenditures for schools across the nation.
April 17, 2013
Students in charter schools receive about $4,000 less in per-pupil funding than students in regular public schools, an analysis finds.
March 28, 2013
A new brief from the Thomas B. Fordham Institute suggests three changes to governance laws to support the growth of high-performing charter school networks.
March 22, 2013
A new report released today by the National Catholic Education Association found that while 28 new schools opened, 148 were closed or consolidated in 2012-13.
March 15, 2013
The U.S. Green Building Council's Center for Green Schools released a report earlier this week announcing that the nation's schools are facing $271 billion in deferred maintenance and calling for the federal government and states to collect more information about the state of their school buildings.
March 07, 2013
The National Association of Charter School Authorizors releases its "2012 Index of Essential Practices," which surveys charter school authorizers to see how they stack up.
March 06, 2013
A new report from the Broad foundation has outlined the policies and practices of the YES Prep charter school network.