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Do charter schools harm traditional public schools? Gov. Newsom wants to find out

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Feb 6, 2019 5:40 PM 2+ mon ago

Do charter schools harm traditional public schools? Gov. Newsom wants to find out

Do charter schools harm traditional public schools? Gov. Newsom wants to find out

In the wake of the Los Angeles teachers' strike, California Gov. Gavin Newsom has joined a push for a review of how charter schools could be causing financial problems for traditional school systems.

He has asked state Supt. of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond to convene an expert panel, with a report due by July 1.

"As Governor Newsom stated in his first budget proposal, rising charter school enrollments in some urban districts are having real impacts on those districts' ability to provide essential support and services for their students," spokesman Brian Ferguson said in a statement.

The statement did not allude to the L.A. teachers' strike, but the governor's directive followed a resolution passed last week by the L.A. Board of Education, which called for such ...

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Walters: California schools chief Thurmond, Gov. Newsom wage war on charters

Walters: California schools chief Thurmond, Gov. Newsom wage war on charters

mercurynews.com     2+ week ago

Elections have consequences, and while some are unintended, one major impact of last year's California elections is very much intended. Organizations and wealthy individuals favor...

Stop the relentless attacks on California   s public charter schools

Stop the relentless attacks on California s public charter schools

ocregister.com     1+ mon ago

Many families and teachers enjoy superior educational experiences in free public-charter schools which encourage innovative solutions that reach students often underserved in tradi...

Stop the relentless attacks on California   s public charter schools

Stop the relentless attacks on California s public charter schools

dailynews.com     1+ mon ago

Many families and teachers enjoy superior educational experiences in free public-charter schools which encourage innovative solutions that reach students often underserved in tradi...

California bans for-profit charter schools

mercurynews.com     7+ mon ago

California bans for-profit charter schools Share this: PUBLISHED: September 7, 2018 at 4:43 pm ...

Crackdown on California charter schools brings out hundreds to protest at Capitol

Crackdown on California charter schools brings out hundreds to protest at Capitol

sacbee.com     1+ week ago

Crackdown on California charter schools brings out hundreds to protest at Capitol...

California To Require More Transparency From Charter Schools

California To Require More Transparency From Charter Schools

losangeles.cbslocal.com     1+ mon ago

New Transparency Rules On The Way For California's Charter Schools Sponsored By New Transparency Rules On The Way For California's Charter Schools G...

California to Require More Transparency From Charter Schools

California to Require More Transparency From Charter Schools

nbcsandiego.com     1+ mon ago

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California to Require More Transparency From Charter Schools

California to Require More Transparency From Charter Schools

nbcbayarea.com     1+ mon ago

California's 1,300 charter schools will soon face stricter transparency requirements under legislation pushed by Gov. Gavin Newsom. State lawmakers sent Newsom, a Democrat, the bi...


Charter Schools Outperform Public Schools: Report

Charter Schools Outperform Public Schools: Report

theepochtimes.com     4+ day ago

Charter schools outperformed traditional public schools in both cost-effectiveness and return-on-investment (ROI) metrics according to a new report by the University of Arkansas' D...

Gov. Cuomo wants cap raised so more charter schools can open

nypost.com     5+ day ago

Gov. Cuomo on Sunday urged the Legislature to back a new law that would raise the cap to allow more charter schools to open in New York City before the legislative session ends in June. "We support r...

Data Shows Charter Schools Are Better Than Public Schools

dickmorris.com     6+ mon ago

Data Shows Charter Schools Are Better Than Public Schools Once more, data shows how much better charter schools are than regular public schools....

Florida must prioritize public schools over charter schools, influencers say

miamiherald.com     7+ mon ago

September 17, 2018 05:00 AM Charter schools play an important role in Florida s education system but should not be prioritized over traditional public K-12 school...

Maryland Gov. Hogan announces initiatives to support charter schools

Maryland Gov. Hogan announces initiatives to support charter schools

wtop.com     2+ mon ago

01/23/2019 07:30pm Share Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan made his announcement in charter school funding here, at the College Park Academy in Rive...

Gov. Lee to propose funding for charter schools and vouchers

knoxviews.com     1+ mon ago

Internet sources say Gov. Lee's State of the State budget will propose doubling the amount of funding for charter schools and vouchers disguised as "education savings accounts." I never understood ho...

Newark Public Schools wants more of its graduates to finish college. KIPP charter network wants to help.

chalkbeat.org     9+ mon ago

Newark Public Schools wants more of its graduates to finish college. KIPP charter network wants to help. By Patrick Wall ...

Gov. Sisolak names new director for Nevada charter schools

Gov. Sisolak names new director for Nevada charter schools

reviewjournal.com     1+ week ago

Rebecca Feiden, acting executive director of Achievement School District charter school initiative (Courtesy) Gov. Steve Sisolak on Tuesday tapped the acting head of the Achieveme...

How do schools address self-harm in adolescents?

How do schools address self-harm in adolescents?

eurekalert.org     4+ mon ago

In a survey-based study of 153 secondary schools in England and Wales, staff stated that adolescent self-harm is an important concern, but emotional health and wellbeing is the pri...

Marin Voice: Charter schools are undermining public education

marinij.com     2+ mon ago

Public school funding is in trouble in California, and the problem is aggravated by the siphoning off of public funds by charter schools. These schools are often labeled as public schools, but essenti...

Guest opinion: Utah charter schools enrich public education

deseretnews.com     7+ mon ago

As Utah s children bound into a new school year, 12 percent of those children nearly 80,000 students will walk through the doors of a charter school. This month marks the ...

Find out the ratings for public schools in Middle Georgia

macon.com     5+ mon ago

Central students Kaia Raines, left, and Jenaya Brown work on a lesson about the New Deal on Tuesday in Meagan Harris' U.S. History class. Students are allowed to use their personal electronic devices ...

Des Moines Public Schools to do away with early-out Wednesdays

kcci.com     3+ mon ago

Suarez said."Like anything, there are pros and cons," Des Moines parent Jerrid Kruse said. "I'm hopeful that they made this decision to help teachers do a better job in the classroom."Roeder said he b...

Gov. Larry Hogan announces plan to boost charter schools in Maryland

baltimoresun.com     2+ mon ago

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan on Wednesday announced a series of initiatives to try to boost charter schools in the state. Speaking at College Park Academy in Prince George's County, Hogan proposed new l...

Charter schools haven t improved in Ohio, Stanford researchers find

cleveland.com     2+ mon ago

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Charter schools in Ohio haven't improved in recent years, Stanford University researchers have found, despite all the recent debate, public scandals and efforts to make this state's n...

Chicago Public Schools only all-girls charter school to close

Chicago Public Schools' only all-girls charter school to close

abc7chicago.com     1+ week ago

CHICAGO (WLS) -- After 19 years, the only all-girls public school in Chicago plans to close its doors, due to declining enrollment and financial issues. The Young Women's Leadersh...

Charter Schools Are Pushing Public Education to the Breaking Point

Charter Schools Are Pushing Public Education to the Breaking Point

commondreams.org     2+ mon ago

The costs imposed by charter schools are not only financially burdensome to local public schools; they're also potentially calamitous to schoolchildren and families When striking ...

Walters: California schools chief Thurmond, Gov. Newsom wage war on charters

Walters: California schools chief Thurmond, Gov. Newsom wage war on charters

mercurynews.com     2+ week ago

Elections have consequences, and while some are unintended, one major impact of last year's California elections is very much intended. Organizations and wealthy individuals favor...

Graduates of US 'Hebrew Public' charter schools visit Israel

israelnationalnews.com     5+ mon ago

Public charter system aims to "teach Modern Hebrew to children of all backgrounds and prepare them to be successful global citizens." ...

Who wants to lead the Boston Public Schools?

bostonglobe.com     1+ mon ago

The search for a replacement for former superintendent Tommy Chang has turned into a mystery. There has been no public process to speak of, and that is beginning to make some people nervous. It isn't ...

Buffalo charter schools increasing, but public perception remains imperfect

bizjournals.com     6+ mon ago

The charter school scene in Western New York seems to be thriving, with four new ones opening this fall. Those who work at the region's schools largely agree this expansion only benefits students, bu...

Stop the relentless attacks on California   s public charter schools

Stop the relentless attacks on California s public charter schools

ocregister.com     1+ mon ago

Many families and teachers enjoy superior educational experiences in free public-charter schools which encourage innovative solutions that reach students often underserved in tradi...

Public charter schools sign    morality clause    with Catholic church

Public charter schools sign morality clause with Catholic church

wmcactionnews5.com     3+ week ago

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - A network of Memphis charter schools is facing questions and a potential lawsuit over an agreement with the Catholic Dioceses of Memphis. Compass Community Sch...

Stop the relentless attacks on California   s public charter schools

Stop the relentless attacks on California s public charter schools

dailynews.com     1+ mon ago

Many families and teachers enjoy superior educational experiences in free public-charter schools which encourage innovative solutions that reach students often underserved in tradi...

West Virginia teachers walk out to oppose charter schools

wsws.org     2+ mon ago

World Socialist Web Site West Virginia teachers walk out to oppose charter schools By Jerry White 19 February 2019 Thousands of t...

Group: Missouri charter schools miss out on revenue

washingtontimes.com     1+ week ago

The Missouri Charter Public School Association told the St. Louis Post-Dispatch that a fiscal review reveals funding inequities dating to 2007 when the state changed its laws regarding school aid dist...

Group: Missouri charter schools miss out on revenue

Group: Missouri charter schools miss out on revenue

kansascity.com     1+ week ago

Missouri's charter schools have missed out on millions of dollars in local funding over the past decade, according to an industry group. The Missouri Charter Public School Associa...

Group: Missouri charter schools miss out on revenue

edweek.org     1+ week ago

The Missouri Charter Public School Association told the St. Louis Post-Dispatch that a fiscal review reveals funding inequities dating to 2007 when the state changed its laws regarding school aid dist...

Group: Missouri charter schools miss out on revenue

Group: Missouri charter schools miss out on revenue

chron.com     1+ week ago

The Missouri Charter Public School Association told the St. Louis Post-Dispatch that a fiscal review reveals funding inequities dating to 2007 when the state changed its laws regar...

Group: Missouri charter schools miss out on revenue

Group: Missouri charter schools miss out on revenue

charlotteobserver.com     1+ week ago

Missouri's charter schools have missed out on millions of dollars in local funding over the past decade, according to an industry group. The Missouri Charter Public School Associa...

Group: Missouri charter schools miss out on revenue

Group: Missouri charter schools miss out on revenue

sfgate.com     1+ week ago

The Missouri Charter Public School Association told the St. Louis Post-Dispatch that a fiscal review reveals funding inequities dating to 2007 when the state changed its laws regar...

Public Charter Schools Put Benefits of Teaching Hebrew to the Test

Public Charter Schools Put Benefits of Teaching Hebrew to the Test

algemeiner.com     5+ mon ago

A Torah scroll. Photo: RabbiSacks.org. JNS.org Now in its ninth year, the Hebrew Public network of 13 charter schools utilizes a blend of s...

What do public schools spend money on?

What do public schools spend money on?

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Chesapeake Public Charter School named one of 'America's Healthiest Schools'

somdnews.com     5+ mon ago

Chesapeake Public Charter School sixth-grader Sean McHugh, left, looks at St. Mary's College of Maryland freshman Kyrle Preis while classmates Darius Searles, Caton Gantt and Sammy Lizama wait their t...

State OKs charter school system takeover of 4 public schools

washingtontimes.com     3+ mon ago

The Montgomery Advertiser reports Mackey publicly announced the approval Thursday. Mackey is the head of the Montgomery school district while it's under state intervention, allowing him and not the sc...

Newark   s traditional schools need more money, officials say, amid rising charter school costs

Newark s traditional schools need more money, officials say, amid rising charter school costs

chalkbeat.org     3+ week ago

Newark Superintendent Roger Leon asked state lawmakers for more funding this week, alongside school board chair Josephine Garcia (left) and School Business Administrator Valerie Wi...

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