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More Than A Hoop Dream: Earl Monroe Aims Above the Rim with Charter School

The National Alliance's Kelsey Nelson sits down with NBA legend Earl Monroe to discuss his new venture with the Lewis Katz New Renaissance Basketball Academy Charter School. The school will open in District 7 in the Bronx, N.Y. in 2020.

National Alliance Congratulates 2018 U.S. Department of Education Charter Schools Program Grant Recipients

The U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Innovation and Improvement announced the recipients of $399 million in Charter Schools Program grants for a variety of programs.

National Alliance Receives Charter Schools Program National Dissemination Grant to Establish the Charter School Facilities Center

The National Alliance was awarded a grant from the U.S. Department of Education to establish the Charter School Facilities Center, the first-ever entity solely dedicated to helping public charter schools access better and more affordable facilities and facility financing.

Twenty Public Charter Schools Among U.S. Department of Education 2018 Blue Ribbon School Winners

The U.S. Department of Education announced the 2018 National Blue Ribbon School winners, including 20 public charter schools, that are closing the achievement gap among student groups and exceptional overall academic performance.

Arapahoe Charter School: Building the Dream, Living the Dream

Maureen Donald of the Arapahoe Charter School describes the journey the school has gone through since it first opened in 1997, to create a facility that fostered a learning environment that offered individualized instruction and a family atmosphere.

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with Carlos Rosario International Public Charter School

Every year, Carlos Rosario International Public Charter School holds a month-long celebration celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month. Here's an in-depth look at the school's planned celebrations for this school year.