New Initiative Vows to Bring Charter Schools to Nebraska NewsKristyna Engdahl3 Jan, 2016 Educate Nebraska wants to bring charter schools to Nebraska. Nebraska is currently one of seven states which do not allow charter schools
Los Angeles Charter Schools Show Results for Middle Schoolers NewsKristin DeCarr27 Dec, 2015 Description: A new study released by the University of California, Berkeley has found that children who enroll in charter schools in Los Angeles are already outperforming their... Read more
A Commitment to Transparency: Learning More About the Charter Schools Program NewsU.S. Department of Education23 Dec, 2015 Description: Today as part of the U.S. Department of Education’s (the Department) commitment to transparency, the Department’s Charter Schools Program (CSP) released a dataset ... Read more
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
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
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
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