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10 Tennessee Charter Schools Recognized as State Reward Schools

Repeat Honoree and Newcomers Prove Progress is Possible NASHVILLE, Tenn.– The Tennessee Department of Education recently released their annual District and School Accountability results to include this year’s distinguished list of State Reward Schools. These schools represent the top-performing schools across the state – showing noted improvements in terms of achievement and growth for all students

In major victory for public education, Washington State supreme court rules charter schools constitutional

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In a historic ruling for public education in Washington, the state’s Supreme Court today ruled in El Centro de la Raza vs. Washington (“El Centro”) that public charter schools are constitutional, upholding their place in the public education system and ensuring current and future charter school students will have access to a high-quality public education. National Alliance

Independent Charter Schools Aim to Elevate Their Status

Students dressed in uniforms standing in military-straight lines under a dangling line of college pennants. An ethos of “no excuses” for low academic achievement. That, perhaps, is the most popular notion of what makes a charter school. And that’s because a relatively small number of charter networks—KIPP, Success Academy, and YES Prep to name a