Category: Charter school News and Trends

CHARTER EDtalk: How to Measure Charter School Performance and Achievement

CHARTER EDtalk: How to Measure Charter School Performance and Achievement In this CHARTER EDtalk, Charter School Capital’s Chief Marketing Officer, Janet Johnson, and Chief Operating Officer, Kirt Nilsson, were privileged to sit down with the “father of the charter school movement”, John Cairns.  John shares his perspective on how to best measure charter school achievement…

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What is the State of Texas Charter Schools?

What is the State of Texas Charter Schools? In this CHARTER EDtalk, we were fortunate to be able to sit down with Amanda List from A List Consulting to learn more about the Texas charter school landscape. Amanda has extensive state government affairs and public charter school experience including strong ties to the Texas Capitol…

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Some Charter School Enrollment Practices Under Scrutiny:  ACLU Aims Spotlight on Arizona

Some Charter School Enrollment Practices Under Scrutiny:  ACLU Aims Spotlight on Arizona The federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) requires that  all children with disabilities ages three through 21 are entitled to a free appropriate public education that emphasizes special education and related services designed to meet their unique needs and prepare them for…

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My Story of Inspiration — Mr. Dewey

In honor of the inspiring teachers who have had a positive impact on their students’ lives, we are launching our Stories of Inspiration campaign to capture the inspiration teachers bring to students every day. During the next five weeks, we’re asking you to tell us your stories. Find out how to submit your inspiring teacher story…

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