Reports


January 23, 2023

Merchants of Deception: Parent Props and Their Funders

In a new NPE report Maurice Cunningham identifies neoliberal and conservative groups that use parents as a front to destroy public education.

January 10, 2023

Chartered for Profit II: Pandemic Profiteering

Our follow-up report explains the inner workings of the world of charters that put profits, not children, first. 

May 10, 2022

Charter Schools Falling 2021-2022: Enrollment in Charter Schools Declines

The charter school lobby is pushing a false narrative about continuing enrollment growth. Our recent report has the facts.

April 13, 2022

Public Schooling in America: Measuring Each State’s Commitment to Democratically Governed Schools

The first step in stopping the privatization movement is to understand it.

January 23, 2022

Chartered for Profit: The Hidden World of Charter Schools Operated for Financial Gain

New NPE report exposes how charter school profiteers steer tax dollars from classrooms to their own corporations.

August 6, 2020

Broken Promises: An Analysis of Charter School Closures From 1999 – 2017

The charter sector has a systemic failure problem. Our analysis documents just how serious that problem is.