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The Charter School Solution: Helping Students Who Need it Most

The Charter School Solution: Helping Students Who Need it Most Editor’s Note: This video was originally posted by PolicyEd here. Can the charter school solution help close the student achievement gap in underserved populations? Studies show that charter schools are, in fact, leading the way in improving public education in America, especially for students who are traditionally underserved….

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Dispelling Common but Unfair Charter School Myths

Dispelling Common but Unfair Charter School Myths Editor’s Note: This article was originally published on June 27, 2018, here. It was written by Demi Brown, the founding director of Empower Charter School in Linda Vista, California. We love articles like this that help dispell some common but unfair charter school myths: Charter schools are private schools…

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Best Practices for Charter School Facilities Financing

Best Practices for Charter School Facilities Financing If you think charter school facilities financing can be a daunting task, you’re in good company. Most charter school leaders aren’t financial or real estate experts, and for a good reason—you’re focused 100% on educating children. If you’re reading this blog post, you probably feel like finding  – and…

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Assessing the State of Indiana Charter Schools

Assessing the State of Indiana Charter Schools Introduction Before we dive into the state of Indiana charter schools, here’s a little background on the history of the charter school movement and where it stands today.: In 1991, the first law allowing public charter schools was passed in Minnesota. Today, more than 3.2 million students attend…

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Charter School Capital Helps Minnesota Charter School Bridge the Gap

Charter School Capital Helps Minnesota Charter School Bridge the Gap Paladin Career and Technical High School believes in the innate strength of young people and their ability to overcome adversity with the right support. Paladin offers an individualized instructional model for each student that incorporates work-based learning, seminars, project-based learning and experiential learning to meet…

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