North Carolina Public Charter Schools Association

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  • NC Charter Schools Advisory Board Policy and Performance Subcommittees to Meet Prior to Full Charter Schools Advisory Board Meeting

    The North Carolina Charter Schools Advisory Board and its Policy and Performance Subcommittees will meet Monday, Oct. 13, in the Education Building, 301 N. Wilmington Street, Raleigh.   The Policy and Performance Subcommittees will meet from 10 -11:30 a.m. The Policy Subcommittee will meet in Room 755 and discuss revisions to the Renewal Guide and […]

  • What’s Next for Accountability?

    “There is a backlash against accountability. Critics have legitimate concerns about imperfect measurement and unintended consequences. But the demand to drop performance measurement and remedies in case of school failure is unrealistic: Americans can’t be compelled to send their children to schools that don’t have to demonstrate results. That’s why we (CRPE and Fordham) put […]

  • Why charters serve fewer English learners

    “As charter schools continue their expansion, the most important question still facing New York City is whether the independently-run, lottery-admission public schools offer sufficiently welcoming environments to all students.” – Read more here 

  • Two Union groups apply for charter school

    Eddie Goodall, executive director of the NC Public Charter Schools Association, said he is not surprised by the decrease in applicants and, in fact, predicted 40.  “Generally, smart people use their time very wisely and when you hear that there was a 15 percent approval rate of charter schools the previous year, you have to […]

  • NC Academic Report: 2013-2014

    STUDENT ACADEMIC GROWTH INCREASES IN 2013-14; PROFICIENCY NOW REPORTED UNDER FIVE ACHIEVEMENT LEVELS Almost 75 percent of North Carolina public school schools (74.7 percent) met or exceeded their academic growth goals in 2013-14 according to the 2013-14 Performance and Growth of North Carolina Public Schools report today presented to State Board of Education members. This […]

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