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Media Round Up

The National Alliance in the News

  • “CCSA Calls for the Closure of 6 Charter Schools as a Result of Academic Underperformance,” Nina quoted, Sacramento Bee, Dec. 19
  • “Charter Enrollment, Accountability Growing in Texas,” National Alliance study cited, KUHF, Dec. 19
  • “Report: Gary 5th in US for students in charters,” National Alliance study cited, SFGate, Dec. 16
  • “Education digest: D.C. charter schools have nation’s 3rd-highest market share,” National Alliance study cited, Washington Post, Dec. 16

News to Know

  • “New Orleans’ Recovery School District to be Country's First All-Charter District,” Times-Picayune, Dec. 20
  • “Newark Plan Would Put Charters in District Buildings,” Star-Ledger, Dec. 19
  • “Nashville Mayor ‘Lays Down Gauntlet’ on Charters,” Tennessean, Dec. 18
  • “Wisconsin Bill Would Allow Public Charter Schools to Expand,” Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Dec. 17
  • “Philadelphia School District Threatens Charters,” Watchdog, Dec. 16

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