Today the U.S. Department of Education announced the recipients of $253M in annual Charter Schools Program Grants, the first such awards under the Every Student Succeeds Act.
Nina Rees released the following statement in response to a CREDO report on school closures across public district and public charter schools.
This brief ensures that state charter school leaders and operators have key facts about ESSA and proposed regulations that will affect the implementation of requirements that specifically apply to English learners.
Charter Accountability For District-Run Schools: Using ESSA to Create Contract-Based Accountability for Urban Public Education
This report explores how states can create a new approach to accountability for urban school districts that builds on the lessons learned in the charter school movement over the past quarter century.
As the U.S. Senate passed the Every Student Succeeds Act of 2015, charter school advocates are one step closer to a big victory in achieving their slate of priorities.
Washington, D.C. Nina Rees, president and CEO of the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools, released a statement today as the U.S.
Nina Rees released the following statement after the passage of S.1177, the Every Child Achieves Act.
This paper is intended to offer a state-by-state analysis of whether weighted lotteries are permitted or may be permitted under current guidance from the Department of Education.
This paper looks at the formulas used to allocate Title I funds to charter schools that are treated under state law as separate LEAs.