In this post, NPE’s Carol Burris looks at the charter sector and asks and answers these questions: Can charter schools be reformed? Should they be?
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It’s part of a pattern, Burris said, of wealthy donors who support charter schools infusing campaign cash into school board races.
This post, written by Carol Burris and Diane Ravitch, looks at the issue of governance and why it matters who is in charge.
Any truce in New York’s education wars will likely be short lived.
Whether charter are for-profit or nonprofit, there will still be ample opportunity for profiteers to take advantage of the public treasure and trust.
In this Washington Post Answer Sheet piece NPE Executive Director Carol Burris looks at the real story behind New Orleans school reforms.
The Arkansas Times investigates Arkansas’s rankings in NPE’s Grading the States, A Report Card on our Nation’s Public Schools.
NPE Communications Director Darcie Cimarusti writes about the privatization forces at work in Indianapolis for the Answer Sheet.
David Safier writes for Arizona Weekly about NPE’s Grading the States, A Report Card on our Nation’s Commitment to Public Schools.
Read Valerie Strauss’ analysis of NPE’s Grading the States, a A Report Card on our Nation’s Commitment to Public Schools.