Over the past ten years, enrollment in charter schools has increased by nearly 2 million students—and the number of school districts with a significant charter school presence continues to grow, too.
This report provides an overview of how unified enrollment systems have been designed and implemented in six cities with a review of the available outcome-related research.
Charter schools are finding innovative solutions to state teacher pension plan concerns that could be applied to the broader teacher labor market.
In 2017-18, more than 7,000 charter schools enroll nearly 3.2 million students. National charter school enrollment increased by more than 150,000 students between fall 2016 and fall 2017—a five percent increase.
Over the past 12 years, public charter school enrollment has tripled in response to the growing demands for high-quality public school options.