The laws require authorizers to reject charter renewals if they do not meet certain benchmarks.
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April 21, 2014
April 21, 2014
Our aim in this dialogue is to move beyond the rhetoric (and counter- rhetoric) in an effort to restore some common ground for improving our schools.
April 18, 2014
Teachers at the largest cyber charter school in Pa. have voted to unionize in effort to negotiate higher wages.
April 10, 2014
Schools meeting the federal ConnectED goals have budgets for accessing the Internet that are 450 times larger than those that are not meeting those goals.
April 02, 2014
Too much of what passes for innovative thinking today is really just an effort to perfect our ability to succeed in a system that no longer serves our interests. But two recent articles light a different path -- on that might actually help us reimagine education for a changing world.
March 23, 2014
President Obama recently issued a memorandum instructing the Secretary of Labor to update regulations regarding who qualifies for overtime protection. The decision could affect organization's employees, budgets, HR policies, etc.
March 20, 2014
At an ed-tech gathering in the nation's capital, school district officials discuss the challenges of addressing parents' privacy concerns.
March 13, 2014
Two private companies and eight charter schools in Utah are under the microscope after a state audit points to a lack of oversight of online education providers.
March 08, 2014
This is the last post in a three-part series on teacher attrition in high-poverty schools. Today, Liam Goldrick and David Orphal are contributing responses, and many comments from readers are featured, too.
March 04, 2014
Virtual schools serve much lower percentages of minority, low-income, and special-needs students than regular public schools, concludes a report that examined 338 online schools.