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Civil Rights Leader Second-Ever Recipient of Lifetime Achievement Award

NASHVILLE, Tenn. For only the second time in its history, the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools presented the prestigious Charter Schools Lifetime Achievement Award, this time to Dr. Wyatt Tee Walker, former chief of staff to Rev. Dr.

National Alliance Celebrates 25th Anniversary of Charter Schools in Nashville with Call to Action to Meet National Demand

NASHVILLE, Tenn. As charter public school leaders from around the country gather to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the movement at the annual National Charter School Conference, the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools today announced the ambitious goal of enrolling a

New Report Recommends Reforms to Address Significant Underperformance by Full-Time Virtual Charter Public Schools

WASHINGTON, D.C. The National Alliance for Public Charter Schools, the 50-State Campaign for Achievement Now (50CAN) and the National Association of Charter School Authorizers (NACSA) today released a report providing specific policy recommendations to help states better hold ful

New National Survey Shows 78% of Parents Support Charter Schools Opening in Their Neighborhood

Washington, D.C. A new national survey of parents with school-age children released today shows that 78 percent of parents support having a charter public school open in their neighborhood, with 73 percent in support of more charter schools opening nationwide.