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Florida Elections: The State of the State

Florida Elections: State of the State Elections Matter. For the last several years a common phrase has been used by winning candidates everywhere. Elections matter. And that could not have been any more significant for school choice advocates in Florida than the most recent statewide elections. In 1996, Jeb Bush partnered with community leaders and…

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California Legislative Update: Overview of the Governor’s Budget Proposal

California Legislative Update: The Governor’s 2019 Budget California Legislative Update: Thursday, Governor Gavin Newsom released the first budget of his administration. At the beginning of his press conference, he admitted that his presentation would be longer than most other Governor’s performances—and he did not disappoint, holding court for around 50 minutes. His budget includes a…

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Charter School Funding Reaching Schools in 38 States

Charter School Funding Reaching Schools in 38 States Editor’s Note: This post on charter school funding originally ran here, on November 6, 2018. It was written by Christy Wolfe, a Senior Policy Advisor for the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools (NAPCS)and was published by The National Alliance for Public Charter Schools. We are always inspired by…

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Five Reasons Independent Charters Outperform In-District Hybrid Schools

Five Reasons Independent Charters Outperform In-District Hybrid Schools Editor’s Note: This post was originally published here on August 23, 2018, by Forbes and written by Emily Langhorne, policy analyst for the Reinventing America’s Schools project at The Progressive Policy Institute. We think it’s vital to keep tabs on the pulse of all things related to charter schools,…

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