Congratulations to the North Carolina Public Charter Schools Association team, led by former State Senator and now Executive Director Eddie Goodall, on a successful, well-attended state charter schools conference July 19-21 in Durham, North Carolina! This week begins the 20th anniversary year of the signing of the North Carolina charter school law passed in 1996. I was delighted to serve as keynote speaker for the conference, sharing the pioneering charter school story and dispelling the myths of chartering. Read more here…