Jul 22, 2014
A new report released today by the University of Arkansas finds that despite receiving fewer per pupil dollars, public charter schools are producing greater results on national math and reading assessments and better long-term economic gains for students than district-run public schools.
Jul 17, 2014
The Florida Department of Education (FDOE) released the 2013-14 School Grades for elementary and middle schools on July 14, 2014. According to that preliminary data, 962 elementary and middle schools statewide earned an “A” – 174 of those are public charter schools; and ten of the top 20 scoring schools are charter schools.
Jul 11, 2014
The U.S. Department of Education’s Charter Schools Program has just announced the 2014 CSP Grants Competition for Replication and Expansion. Application deadline is July 21, 2014.
Jul 11, 2014
News from the FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION / PRESS OFFICE: The number of elementary and middle schools earning a preliminary “A” grade increased by 195 (7 percentage points) over last year in the final year of the current grading system, according to preliminary data released today by the Department of Education.
Jul 3, 2014
In a landmark decision, a judge rules in favor of former district employees who were punished for trying to convert a school for the severely disabled into a charter school.