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National Alliance Statement on U.S. Solicitor General Brief on Peltier v. Charter Day School

“Solicitor General Elizabeth Prelogar agrees: Charter schools are public schools and state actors for purposes of students’ federal constitutional rights.  Charter school students therefore deserve equal protection from discrimination under the U.S. Constitution."

Montana Governor Greg Gianforte Signs Monumental Charter School Bill Into Law

Today, Montana Governor Greg Gianforte signed The Community Choice Schools Act (HB 562) into law, bringing public education options to students and families throughout the state and enacting a strong charter school law in Montana.

Cohort of Students Honored With U.S. Presidential Scholar Recognition

This week, U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona announced the 59th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars, recognizing 161 high school seniors “for their accomplishments in academics, the arts, and career and technical education fields.” Ten of the Presidential Scholars recognized with this esteemed, high honor are public charter school students.

Best in Class: Celebrating Outstanding Teachers During National Charter Schools Week

The National Alliance for Public Charter Schools is honored to celebrate these exceptional individuals during National Charter Schools Week, which coincides with National Teacher Appreciation Week this year.  

Celebrating Great Educators During National Charter Schools Week – May 7-13, 2023

The National Alliance for Public Charter Schools will celebrate the annual National Charter Schools Week (NCSW) from May 7-13, 2023 to honor the 7,700 public charter schools, 206,000 dedicated teachers, and hundreds of lawmakers who serve and advocate for more than 3.7 million students each day.