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Charter School Presence on “Challenge Index” High School Rankings Continues to Grow

June 11, 2014 | by Nora Kern |

Recently, the Washington Post released the results of its annual Challenge Index rankings that looks at college-level tests given at a high school and the number of graduates that year. This year, the number of charter schools ranked in the top 100 reached an all-time high. Thirty-one public charter schools are among the 2013-2014 Challenge Index top 100 schools. Charter schools also make up half...

Education Is A Primary Issue

June 10, 2014 | by Nina Rees |

(Originally published by U.S. News & World Report)

'Brown' at 60: Time to Fulfill the Promise

May 19, 2014 | by Nina Rees |

(Originally published by U.S. News & World Report)

March Update

March 20, 2014 | by Nina Rees |

I just wrapped up two days in New York City at a series of meetings with journalists and others to talk about the role of charter schools in American education. It’s an interesting time to be in New York, in light of the significant media attention and political backlash that Mayor Bill de Blasio has received after his decision a few weeks ago to revoke three charter school co-locations,...

Media Round Up

March 07, 2014 | by Nick Fickler |

NAPCS in the News

Media Round Up

January 24, 2014 | by NAPCS Pressroom |

National Alliance in the News

  • “The Charter School Tipping Point,” National Alliance mentioned, Voice of San Diego, Jan. 21

News to Know

  • “Spokane Approves Washington State’s First Charter School,” Spokesman-Review, Jan. 24
  • “Washington State Poised for First Public Charter School,” KREM, Jan. 23
  • “New Jersey Bill Would Revise Charter School Law,” NJ Spotlight, Jan. 22
  • “Chicago Needs More...

Monthly Newsletter

January 16, 2014 | by NAPCS Pressroom |

Friends,

Media Round Up

January 16, 2014 | by NAPCS Pressroom |

News to Know

Media Round Up

January 09, 2014 | by NAPCS Pressroom |

National Alliance in the News

Media Round Up

December 19, 2013 | by NAPCS Pressroom |

The National Alliance in the News

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