Lagra Newman, founder and head of school at Purpose Preparatory Academy, was a participant in the third annual School Leaders of Color cohort facilitated by the National Alliance. She discusses her charter school's model and future with Briana Gilchrist from the National Alliance.
The National Alliance for Public Charter Schools (National Alliance) joins families, schools, and communities across the country in celebrating National Charter Schools Week, May 7-11, 2018.
Local, State, and Federal Elected Officials Recognized in Bipartisan Cohort of 2017 Charter Champions
The National Alliance announced today that 19 local, state, and federal elected officials will be honored as 2017 Charter Champions.
National Alliance Hosts Capitol Hill Briefing as Congress Shows Bipartisan Support for Charter Schools in FY2017 Spending Bill
The National Alliance is hosting a briefing on Capitol Hill to discuss the vital role charter public schools can play in transforming urban areas.
The FY2017 spending bill, approved last night by Congress includes a $9 million increase for the federal Charter Schools Program (CSP).
The National Alliance joins families, schools, and communities across the country in celebrating National Charter Schools Week, May 1-5, 2017.
The National Alliance is hosting a week-long series of events and announcements in recognition of National Charter Schools Week.
National Alliance Commends President Obama and the U.S. Senate for Honoring National Charter Schools Week
The National Alliance released the following statement in response to the White House proclamation and U.S. Senate resolution honoring National Charter Schools Week.
The National Alliance will recognize 10 leaders as Champions for Charter Schools.
President Obama also declared May 3-9 National Charter Schools Week
Washington, D.C. The U.S. Senate showed its support for public charter schools by passing a resolution today honoring National Charter Schools Week.