Nina Rees

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National Alliance Statement on 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Ruling on Charter Schools

On August 9, 2021, the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals included in a ruling that charter schools should not be considered “state actors,” and are therefore not subject to the Equal Protection Clause.

National Alliance Statement on the House Labor-HHS Appropriations Bill

While the House Labor-HHS Appropriations Bill includes a necessary boost in education funding for nearly every facet of public education, it shaves $40 million from Fiscal Year 2021 funding level and from the President’s $440 million request for the federal Charter Schools Program.