Activists are calling for the Buckeye Community Hope Foundation to cancel 11 contracts with Concept Schools, a charter management company whose Ohio charters have been under both state and federal investigation for labor practices, alleged sexual misconduct, and tampering with test and attendance records.
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October 23, 2014
Attendees at this year's National Association of Charter School Authorizers' annual conference share their insights on Twitter.
October 22, 2014
Closing down chronically low-performing charter schools is necessary, but requires a deft approach to minimize disruption to students, educators, and communities, charter school experts say.
October 15, 2014
Mississippi's new statewide board charged with overseeing its charter schools has hired its first executive director.
June 02, 2014
The Mississippi Charter School Authorizing Board has approved the state's first charter school.
September 12, 2013
Spokane Public Schools will be the first district in Washington State allowed to approve charter schools.
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.
January 30, 2013
Charter schools' initial performance, whether good or bad, is a strong predictor of whether they succeed over time, a new, far-reaching study finds.