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Kentucky Turns Its Back on Students That Desperately Need Public School Options

After the 2016 election, there was hope that a long-awaited change would come for Kentucky’s public school students. However, in a shocking failure of leadership, Kentucky became the first state in the nation to enact a public charter school law one year and immediately stall it the next.

Court Sides with Parents, Students, and Public Charter Schools on Funding Question

Today, the Circuit Court of the Second Judicial Circuit in Leon County ruled in favor of parents, students and public charter school leaders in the state of Florida who have been defending their right to equitable funding.

Kentucky Department of Education Draft Charter School Regulations Undermine State Law

The Kentucky Public Charter Schools Association and the National Alliance called on the Kentucky Charter Schools Advisory Council to significantly revise the draft public charter school application and contract.

New Illinois Education Law Provides Equitable Funding for Public Charter School Students

The National Alliance applauds the Illinois General Assembly and Governor Bruce Rauner for passing and signing into law historic legislation that provides a fair funding system for public school students.