“Starting in fall 2014, public charter schools can sign up for the OECD Test for Schools, which is based on the internationally-respected PISA test, administered in more than 70 countries. This new tool measures the knowledge of 15 year olds in reading, math, and science, as well as their ability to reason, analyze information, and […]
“CMS said this week that they’re implementing a Cambridge International program at Hopewell and its feeder schools. Essentially, it’s an advanced course of study and rigorous set of standards developed at the University of Cambridge in the United Kingdom. The program is viewed similarly to International Baccalaureate and Advanced Placement coursework.” – Read more here.
“Just the facts” News Release Information contact: Eddie Goodall, Executive Director NC Public Charter Schools Association firstname.lastname@example.org 704-236-1234 Charter schools to discuss legislative issues Charlotte, NC October 17, 2014- The NC Public Charter Schools Association (NCPCSA) will hold a series of meetings around the state to help formulate its legislative agenda for 2015. Member charter […]
A little-noticed development is about to change the education landscape as we know it: Nearly a dozen charter school networks have grown to the size of midsized school districts. Now what? – Read more here