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National Alliance Statement on University of Arkansas Charter School Funding Report

President & CEO Nina Rees released a statement on a University of Arkansas report, Charter School Funding: (More) Inequity in the City, which finds that public charter schools in 14 cities received, on average, 27 percent less total revenue than traditional public schools.

FY 2018 Program Update: Charter Schools Program Funds Reaching Schools in 38 States

The U.S. Department of Education awarded grants in four of the six Charter Schools Programs: State Entities, Developers, Credit Enhancement, and Dissemination for a total of $400 million in September. Senior Policy Advisor Christy Wolfe takes a closer look at where the money went.

National Alliance Issues Statement on Senate Appropriations Subcommittee Funding Bill

Nina Rees released the following statement today in response to the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, HHS, Education and Related Agencies bill that includes a three percent funding increase for the Charter Schools Program.