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National Alliance for Public Charter Schools Hosts 4th Annual School Leaders of Color Reception

Join the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools for a reception honoring African-American, Hispanic, Asian, and Native American leaders who head high-performing, high-quality charter schools.

A Young Woman’s Journey from a Charter School to a Successful Career in the Music Industry

Singer-songwriter Kris Brooks reflects on how her experience at Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts helped her prepare for a career in music—and reminded her of "High School Musical."

National Alliance Statement on West Virginia's Decision to Kill Education Bill 451

Today the West Virginia House of Delegates passed a measure that effectively killed Senate Education Bill 451 by tabling it indefinitely. The landmark bill would have allowed the creation of public charter schools in West Virginia, among other provisions.

National Alliance Statement on House Education and Labor Full Committee Hearing on Public Education Funding

Statement from National Alliance President & CEO Nina Rees on the House Committee on Education and Labor hearing, Underpaid Teachers and Crumbling Schools: How Underfunding Public Education Shortchanges America’s Students.

SLAM Academy Launches First Student-Run SiriusXM Satellite Radio Station

For the first time on SiriusXM, high school students will be a part of the production and overall presentation of a national radio program with the launch of SLAM Radio by the students at the Sports Leadership & Management (SLAM) Academy charter school in Miami.