North Carolina Public Charter Schools Association

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  • NC and digital learning quality report card

    From: The Public School Forum NC Surpasses Most States in Digital Learning Quality   Digital Learning Now’s third annual report card measures state policies on digital learning based on their alignment to the 10 Elements of High-Quality Digital Learning. North Carolina earned an overall score of 72%, a C- on the report’s scale, which was […]

  • Let’s help kids succeed

    It’s an article of faith in the school reform community that we should be striving to prepare all students for success in college – if not a four-year degree, then some other recognized and reputable post-secondary credential. The rationale is clear and generally compelling; as a recent Pew study reiterated, people who graduate from college […]

  • Tentative Schedule for Charter Interviews

    Interview Process & Tenative Agenda

  • Association position on charter salary disclosure

    To: Member schools A reporter for the Charlotte Observer, Ann Helms, wrote this article  after I spoke with her yesterday. I sent this statement below to our Board of  Advisors, who approved it and I then forwarded it to the reporter. I have found today that a substantial majority of member schools queried have said […]

  • Association: CREDO report

    Press Release Contact Eddie Goodall, Executive Director 704.236.1234 CREDO study: LA charter “students make larger learning gains”   Charlotte, NC March 20, 2014   Students in charter schools gain more in a school year than their district school counterparts, according to the findings of a recent study. The Center for Research on Educational Outcomes […]

  • March Newsletter from the National Alliance

    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 […]