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Key Findings from CREDO’s CMO Study

September 26, 2017 | by National Alliance |

This summer, the Center for Research on Education Outcomes (CREDO) released their latest report on charter school networks and management organizations. CREDO’s study utilizes student-level data from 25 states and Washington D.C. to determine the average rate of math and reading growth for 240 Charter Management Organizations (CMOs) and 54 Vendor Operated School Networks (VOS Networks) between...

Hispanic Heritage Month

September 15, 2017 | by National Alliance |

Over the next four weeks, the National Alliance will feature a compilation of blogs and stories to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month and the 30 percent of students attending public charter schools of Hispanic descent. Check back between Friday, September 15 and Friday, October 13 to see new features in our #HispanicHeritageMonth. Or follow us at @charteralliance to keep up with the latest in...

Did You Know … Charter Schools Serve 3.1 Million Students?

May 05, 2017 | by National Alliance |

Did you know ... charter schools serve 3.1 million students?

Did You Know … 44 States (and DC) Have Charter School Laws?

May 04, 2017 | by National Alliance |

Did you know … 44 states (and DC) have charter school laws? 

Did you know ... Charter Schools Serve Rural Communities?

May 03, 2017 | by National Alliance |

Did you know charter schools serve rural communities? 

2017 Champions for Charters

May 03, 2017 | by National Alliance |

We are thrilled to announce the 2017 Champions for Charters during our National Charter Schools Week celebrations!

Did you know ... Charter Schools Serve ALL Students?

May 02, 2017 | by National Alliance |

Did you know that charter school serve ALL students? 

Did you know ... Charter Schools are Public Schools?

May 01, 2017 | by National Alliance |

Did you know that charter schools are public schools?

Kansas City School Honors Photographer Gordon Parks

February 21, 2017 | by National Alliance |

Gordon Parks was a modern renaissance man. A composer, author and filmmaker, he is best known as a groundbreaking photographer whose images of urban life, poverty, race relations and civil rights have had a deep impact on American culture. Gordon Parks Elementary School, a charter public school in Kansas City, Missouri, honors Mr. Parks, who proudly endorsed the school’s mission of educating...

25 Years of Charter Schools

June 04, 2016 | by National Alliance |

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