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National Alliance Congratulates 2018 U.S. Department of Education Charter Management Organization Grant Recipients

The U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Innovation and Improvement has published the names of the recipients of about $100.2 million in Charter School Program (CSP) Grants to Charter Management Organizations (CMOs) for the Replication and Expansion of High-Quality Charter Schools competition.

New State Charter School Law Rankings Reveal Improvements and Opportunities for Growth

The National Alliance released its annual ranking of state charter school laws in Measuring Up to the Model: A Ranking of State Public Charter School Laws, Tenth Edition. Over the past decade, this report has evaluated how well each state aligns its charter school law to a “gold standard” model law.

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.