Hillsboro's lone charter school is by far the least affected by povertyOregonLive.comErik Seligman, one of the new members on the district school board, has been a proponent of charter schools and sparked a debate at a meeting earlier this year when he attempted to bring a resolution that would welcome more charter school applications.
Homewood group plans charter schoolTribune-ReviewHomewood Children's Village on Friday plans to submit an application to Pittsburgh Public Schools to open Homewood Children's Village Collegiate Charter School. Its curriculum would focus on science, technology, engineering, arts and math, or so-called ...Fitchburg charter school proposal stirs money […]
California sees growth in charter schoolsLodi News-SentinelDespite a statewide increase in charter school enrollment, Aspire Public School's Vincent Shalvey Academy in Lodi Unified School District remains steady with a waitlist of 700 students. With the addition of 104 schools and 49,174 students this fall ...
New charter school approved in Taos despite oppositiontaosnewsDespite opposition from the Public Education Commission and district superintendent, a new charter school is set to open in Taos next school year. In September 2012, the Public Education Commission voted to deny the Taos International School's charter ...
No getting sozzled for schools? Orleans Parish School Board debates party policyNOLA.comThe committee went on to approve one-time waivers for events at Ben Franklin High School and Hynes Charter School. Committee members Sarah Usdin, Thomas and Cade voted in favor, with Ellison abstaining and Seth Bloom absent. No limits were placed ...and more »
iPad use out of sync with LA charter school's philosophyLos Angeles TimesThe eighth-graders in Stephanie McGurk's class at Ocean Charter School began a recent day as they usually do: reciting a verse celebrating nature. Next, they played scales on recorders as they sat in a classroom furnished with wood furniture, lamps ...
Nia Community Public Charter School's ex-director pleads guilty to embezzlementWashington PostMurdock co-founded Southeast Washington's Nia Community Public Charter School in 2006, and she served as its executive director until 2008, according to court documents. In that time, she used the school's account to write five checks totaling $29,000 […]
Arkansas Times (blog)More charter schools now eligible to join Orleans Parish School Board, but ...The lens20 at 6 p.m. at Paul Habans Charter School, 3819 Herschel St. Firstline Schools — which runs Arthur Ashe Charter School, Samuel J. Green Charter School and Langston Hughes Academy — will meet Nov. 20 at 5:15 p.m. at Arthur Ashe, 1456 Gardena Dr.Charter […]
Request to block Hoboken charter school's expansion, renewal put on pauseThe Jersey Journal - NJ.comParents and faculty from HoLa Hoboken Dual Language Charter School objected to the language in the letter, which asked state Department of Education Commissioner Christopher Cerf to hold off on renewing the school's charter. The school board was ...a […]
Harmony charter school seeks to expand to DC; business practices raised ...Washington PostThe D.C. Public Charter School Board is scheduled to vote Monday on whether Harmony Public Schools should be allowed to open a science- and math-focused school in Washington in fall 2014. Harmony runs 40 Texas charter schools that enroll more than ...and more »