2018 was a big year for the public charter school sector. Let’s take a look back at the highlights on the state and legal front.
In Major Victory for Public Education, Washington State Supreme Court Rules Charter Schools Constitutional
In a historic ruling for public education in Washington, the state’s Supreme Court today ruled in El Centro de la Raza vs. Washington that public charter schools are constitutional, upholding their place in the public education system and ensuring current and future charter school students will have access to a high-quality public education.
Ten years ago, the National Alliance, along with partners like the Colorado League of Charter Schools, who were interested in convening public charter school attorneys across the country, conceived the Alliance of Public Charter
National Alliance Statement on Supreme Court Decision in Endrew F. v. Douglas County School District
Nina Rees made the following statement applauding the Courts ruling in Endrew F. v. Douglas County School District.
The National Alliance released the following statement regarding the ruling in El Centro de la Raza v. Washington State.
National Alliance Commends Ruling Upholding Florida Board of Educations Authority to Review Charter School Appeals
The National Alliance has released the following statement commending the ruling by Florida's 4th District Court of Appeal.
Amicus Brief with the U.S. Supreme Court in Support of the Petitioner in Endrew F. v. Douglas County School District
The National Alliance and the National Center for Special Education in Charter Schools filed an amicus brief with the U.S. Supreme Court in support of the Petitioner in Endrew F. v. Douglas County School District.
The National Alliance joined partners in the state of Florida to support the State Board of Education's reversal of the Palm Beach School Districts' denial of a charter school application.
The Judicial District Court of East Baton Rouge in Louisiana sustained the constitutional rights of state-funded Type 2 charter schools.