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National Alliance for Public Charter Schools Congratulates Education-First Leaders on Election Day Wins

Nina Rees, President and CEO of the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools, released the following statement about last night's election outcomes.
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What’s the Potential Impact of Federal Funding Bills on Charter School Funding?

Researchers from the University of Arkansas released a new study looking at what charter school students stood to lose should the U.S. House of Representative’s education funding bill pass. In the 18 cities examined, charter school students would lose an average of $1,131 per-pupil in school resources.
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Leading Through a Lens of Identity: Cresthaven Academy Principal Monica Villafuerte

As a part of our Hispanic Heritage Month celebration, we spoke with the principal of Cresthaven Academy Charter School, Monica Villafuerte, to learn what this month means to her and her school.

National Alliance Congratulates the 2021 U.S. Department of Education Charter Schools Program Grant Recipients

The U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Innovation and Improvement announced the recipients of $42 million in Credit Enhancement grants to help charter schools meet the cost of financing facilities.

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Congratulations to 15 Charter Schools Honored as 2021 National Blue Ribbon Schools

These schools have also demonstrated remarkable resilience throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, supporting their students and communities while still achieving high levels of academic excellence.