Texas-based Yes Prep and IDEA Public Schools are finalists for the annual Broad Prize along with Success Academy.
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May 18, 2016
May 11, 2016
The U.S. Department of Education plans to award millions of dollars in grants to 20 nonprofit charter management organizations that primarily serve low-income students.
March 31, 2016
Some charter schools in New Orleans are helping their alumni persist through college with specialized staff and programs.
February 24, 2016
Rocketship Education allows parents to participate in the interviews and hiring process of new teachers at the chain's charter schools.
October 20, 2015
The charter school sector hasn't done enough to try new approaches, meaning many charters look similar to one another and to regular district schools.
October 15, 2015
A proposed bill would Washington D.C.'s sole authorizer more power to dig into the finances of charter school operators.
October 07, 2015
Charter school critics and advocates alike have been calling for a rewrite of Ohio's charter law.
September 25, 2015
Pope Francis's visit to a school in New York City highlights how Catholic schools are evolving to survive after decades of substantial declines in enrollment.
September 17, 2015
A new study of KIPP, a large charter network serving mainly low-income black and Hispanic students, finds that its schools continue to have a positive impact overall on student achievement, and yet they show no effect on student motivation, engagement, or behavior.
September 02, 2015
Indianapolis' best performing charter schools are run locally, instead of by national networks or charter management organizations.