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In Major Victory for Public Education, Washington State Supreme Court Rules Charter Schools Constitutional

In a historic ruling for public education in Washington, the state’s Supreme Court today ruled in El Centro de la Raza vs. Washington that public charter schools are constitutional, upholding their place in the public education system and ensuring current and future charter school students will have access to a high-quality public education. 

National Alliance to Award Inaugural #BringTheFunk Charter School Leadership Awards

The National Alliance for Public Charter Schools to co-sponsor inaugural #BringTheFunk charter school leadership awards honoring seven African-American individuals who have distinguished themselves as exemplary leaders and trailblazers on Thursday, September 13, 2018. 

National Alliance For Public Charter Schools Wraps Up 18th Annual National Charter Schools Conference

The nation's premier charter school conference brought together more than 4,700 educators, school leaders, state-level leaders, charter support organizations, charter management organizations, and advocates to Austin, Texas over the last three days.

DSST Public Schools Wins 2018 Broad Prize for Public Charter Schools

DSST Public Schools (DSST) is the winner of the 2018 Broad Prize for Public Charter Schools. The Broad Prize awards $250,000 to the large public charter school system that has demonstrated the best overall academic performance while closing achievement gaps and serving low-income students and students of color.

National Charter Schools Conference 2018: Empowered to Dream Big

The National Alliance for Public Charter Schools invites you to our 2018 National Charter Schools Conference (#NCSC18) – June 18-20 in Austin, TX – which will bring together over 4,700 educators, school leaders, state-level leaders, charter support organizations, charter management organizations, and advocates to engage around the vibrant public charter school movement in America.

Achievement First, DSST and Uncommon Schools Named 2018 Broad Prize Finalists

Achievement First, DSST Public Schools and Uncommon Schools are finalists for the 2018 Broad Prize for Public Charter Schools, the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools and The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation announced today.