DAILY UPDATE – 6/15/2020

2020 NCAPCS VIRTUAL CONFERENCE Don’t miss out on the upcoming NCAPCS Virtual Conference: Charting a New Course! Over 350 people have registered to attend so far! Look for the program agenda to be released this week.  Register now for the 2020 VIRTUAL CONFERENCE   NATIONAL ALLIANCE FOR PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOLS: VIRTUAL CONFERENCE As the school [...]

DAILY UPDATE – 6/15/20202020-06-16T14:50:28-04:00

Qualifying Schools Announced for Possible Inclusion in the NC Innovative School District

(Raleigh, NC)— Dr. Eric Hall, Deputy State Superintendent of Innovation and founding Superintendent of the North Carolina Innovative School District (ISD), announced today the names of the qualifying lowperforming, schools in the state and those that will be considered for inclusion in the ISD for the 2019-20 school year. The qualifying list, which includes both [...]

Qualifying Schools Announced for Possible Inclusion in the NC Innovative School District2018-09-05T16:56:09-04:00

If You Think Teacher Strikes Are About Pay, Think Again

Listen to the Center for Education Reform's latest Reality Check podcast featuring our Executive Director, Rhonda Dillingham and Pamela Blizzard, Founder and Manager of Research Triangle High School.   Listen to the podcast below!    

If You Think Teacher Strikes Are About Pay, Think Again2018-05-21T13:51:16-04:00

A Response to The News & Observer

The following letter is a response to The News & Observer article entitled,“Report: Close charter schools that aren’t diverse”, originally published on March 16, 2018.   "As a former traditional public school teacher and public charter school principal, I find reports like the one from Kris Nordstrom to be offensive and misleading. He represents public [...]

A Response to The News & Observer2018-03-23T10:02:56-04:00

A Response to The News & Observer

The following letter is a response to The News & Observer article entitled,“Report: Close charter schools that aren’t diverse”, originally published on March 16, 2018.   As a former traditional public school teacher and public charter school principal, I find reports like the one from Kris Nordstrom to be offensive and misleading. He represents public [...]

A Response to The News & Observer2018-03-23T10:00:05-04:00

Voluntary Association

Do charter schools cause racial segregation? Maybe you should watch these kids first.     Read More  

Voluntary Association2018-03-23T09:09:30-04:00

Charter Schools Have Positive Impact on Nearby Schools, Study Finds

Charters have a “spillover” effect on nearby traditional government schools, and the closer the proximity to a charter school, the greater the positive effect on the students in the nearby schools, Sarah A. Cordes, assistant professor of policy, organizational, and leadership studies at Temple University, reports in “Charters and the Common Good: The spillover effects [...]

Charter Schools Have Positive Impact on Nearby Schools, Study Finds2018-03-16T12:45:53-04:00

New report: Simple school-based program could solve a big health problem for poor and rural kids

While tooth decay is sometimes perceived as a childhood rite of passage, elementary school-aged children missing school and causing parents to miss work due to painful toothaches are no laughing matter. Parents of children with poor oral health miss twice as much work as their counterparts, due to preventable, unnecessary tooth pain.   A new [...]

New report: Simple school-based program could solve a big health problem for poor and rural kids2018-03-13T09:43:09-04:00
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