English-Learners New to the U.S. Are Focus of Education Department Initiative NewsCorey Mitchell8 Oct, 2015 The U.S. Education Department is developing a tool kit specifically for educators who work with immigrant English-learners who are new to the country. 
Fifteen Public Charter Schools Receive National Blue Ribbon School Recognition NewsThe National Alliance for Public Charter Schools5 Oct, 2015 Fifteen public charter schools received the National Blue Ribbon Schools award by the U.S. Department of Education last week. The recognition is given to public and private... Read more
IDEA Charter School Achieves 100% College Acceptance for Nine Years in a Row NewsIDEA Public Schools4 Oct, 2015 RIO GRANDE VALLEY (October 5, 2015) – IDEA Public Schools announced today that all but two students who graduated in its Class of 2015 have matriculated to college. Two students... Read more
2015 SEA & CMO Grants Announced NewsUS Department of Education28 Sep, 2015 U.S. Department of Education Contributes to an Improving Charter Schools Sector SEPTEMBER 28, 2015 Contact:   Press Office, (202) 401-1576, The U.S. Department of... Read more
LAUSD’s independent charters outperform district schools News18 Sep, 2015 Students from LA Unified’s independent charter schools outperformed their counterparts at traditional schools on the recent Smarter Balanced standardized tests in the number... Read more
Bright Spots in Hispanic Education Fulfilling America’s Future NewsU.S. Department of Education 18 Sep, 2015 This year’s Hispanic Heritage Month marks the 25th anniversary of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics (Initiative). In honor of this historic... Read more
Washington Charter School Law Ruled Unconstitutional News5 Sep, 2015 The Washington Supreme Court ruled Friday that the state’s voter-approved charter-school law is unconstitutional, throwing the new school year into chaos for about 1,200 pupils... Read more
Texas Charter Schools Lag Behind Traditional Schools, But Are Closing Gaps News23 Jul, 2015 A Credo report indicates that Texas charter schools show gaps with traditional schools. However, the evidence points to growth and progress towards closing those gaps.