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Posted: February 6, 2015

The Internal Revenue Service and the Treasury Department have issued a notice saying they anticipate issuing proposed regulations that would permit a state or local retirement system that is a governmental plan to cover public charter school employees if certain requirements are satisfied.

Posted: January 9, 2015

An upcoming advocacy day will focus on the charter lobby's top legislative priorities: eliminating the charter cap, extending equal facilities funding to all charters, and securing operating funding for charters.

The entire article can be read here.

Posted: January 11, 2015

San Francisco's rising number of charter schools are seeking good spaces for their campuses.

Posted: July 13, 2013

More than half of charter schools are located in facilities that will be too small to allow for their current rate of growth in five years, according to results from a survey by the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools.

The entire study can be accessed here.

Posted: January 9, 2015

The US Department of Education looks to increase the number of teachers who mentor those new to the profession and develop an "open door" culture for permanent improvement and sharing. Click here for more information on this exciting initiative.

Posted: January 8, 2015

Get an overview of charter schools in Georgia and answers to frequently raised issues. Georgia has the thirteenth most students in charter schools amongst states and that numbers is growing.

Read the article here.

Posted: December 17, 2014

This report  by CRPE examines parents’ experiences with public school choice across eight “high-choice” cities: Baltimore, Cleveland, Denver, Detroit, Indianapolis, New Orleans, Philadelphia, and Washington, D.C.

Posted: December 15, 2014

For-profit college ITT Technical Institute has proposed opening charter schools in Troy, Mich.; Jacksonville and Tampa, Fla.; and Houston, Texas that offer students the opportunity to obtain an associate's degree.

Posted: December 12, 2014

This article published in The Economist profiles how KIPP Renaissance and other charter schools in New Orleans have improved the city's state performance scores.

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Posted: December 9, 2014

This article published in The Atlantic profiles Impact Academy of Arts and Technology in Hayward, California, which assesses students based on portfolios they create instead of emphasizing test scores.

Read more here.

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