When charter schools and other private corporations or churches take money away from public schools, bad things can happen and often do.
Donald Trump today named Betsy DeVos, an advocate for private school voucher programs, as his choice for Secretary of Education.
Donald Trump’s pick for national security adviser should be opposed, even though opposition by Republicans is unlikely.
Voters in Massachusetts overwhelmingly rejected a ballot question, backed by the governor, that would have raised the cap on charter schools.
Scores have been released, and we’re churning over the data right now. But be careful how you use test scores in school operations.
Two charter schools, one in NY, one in Pa., should be treated as private corporations under federal labor laws.
Charter schools were the butt of jokes by comedian John Oliver. Much of his criticism is well earned, as charters are barely accountable.
The failed coup attempt in Turkey has been blamed on a cleric tied to charter schools in the US, who denies any involvement.
Virginia looks to amend its constitution, providing for a state-appointed board that could overrule local boards of ed & force charter school creation.
The education plan put forth by the Republican presidential candidate earlier this month has a few holes and inconsistencies.