A parent advocacy group cites recent test score gains as promising early indicators of the so-called parent-trigger law's potential in California.
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October 15, 2014
October 09, 2014
Most parents are satisfied with their community schools, but unsure on what path schools should take to improve, according to the results of a new national poll from Education Post.
October 07, 2014
A report of the District of Columbia's Opportunity Scholarship Program found that disadvantaged students were less likely to use vouchers and some scholarships went unused.
October 02, 2014
Charter critics and advocates in Ohio debate the usefulness of a new online website comparing charter schools to traditional public school districts.
October 01, 2014
An education advocacy group is holding a rally Thursday in New York City and mounting a multimedia campaign to press for more quality schools.
September 06, 2014
Some Newark, N.J, parents opt to keep their kids home on the first day of school to protest the district's new student enrollment plan.
August 27, 2014
A new report from the Center for Education Reform ranks states based on the quality of their school voucher programs.
August 21, 2014
North Carolina Superior Court Judge Robert Hobgood has ruled that the state's school voucher program is unconstitutional
August 15, 2014
The author of California parent-trigger law's author criticizes Los Angeles Unified School District for refusing to accept parent petitions mandating changes at poorly performing schools this year.
August 11, 2014
11 of Michigan's 40 charter school authorizers face possible suspension for poor oversight.