Mar 4, 2016
Parents reject high-stakes testing - even though their children could face repercussions.
Feb 4, 2016
A report by the National Association of Public Charter Schools looks at the growth of the charter school movement throughout the U.S.
Dec 16, 2015
Nina Rees, president and CEO of the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools responds to the introduction to the omnibus appropriations spending bill, which includes a nearly 32 percent funding increase ($80 million) for the Charter Schools Program (CSP) for fiscal year 2016.
Dec 13, 2015
By the way they giggled and joked, you could never tell these kids weren’t winners. With the odds stacked against them, seven students, a team manager and a coach made school history.
Dec 9, 2015
The ESEA Reauthorization Passes the U.S. Senate: By a vote of 95 to 12, the United States Senate today agreed to the Conference Report and passed S. 1177, the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) which will replace No Child Left Behind, the current iteration of E1965 Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA).
Nov 23, 2015
Corcoran & Johnston, with offices in Tampa and Tallahassee, has been named to handle governmental relations for the Florida Consortium of Public Charter Schools (FCPCS), a non-profit membership association of Florida public charter schools and the state’s leading charter school support and advocacy organization.
Nov 15, 2015
Fourteen individuals and two companies were recognized as the 2015 Florida Charter School Champions at an event held on November 11 sponsored by the Florida Consortium of Public Charter Schools as part of the annual Florida Charter Schools Conference in Orlando.
Nov 3, 2015
A new publication released today by the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools and The National Center for Special Education in Charter Schools provides the reader with a clear and concise summary of special education funding.
Nov 3, 2015
Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Tom Grady to the State Board of Education.
Jan 27, 2014
Learn the facts about charter schools in Florida in FCPCS' 2017 Fact Sheet on Florida Charter Schools.