The National Alliance accomplished a great deal for the movement in 2018, including securing a record $440 million in funding for the federal Charter Schools Program, helping Mississippi and Alabama launch new high-quality charter schools, and winning precedent-setting legal battles in Washington
Senior Director of Research Nathan Barrett, Ph.D., introduces the National Alliance’s series of reports detailing how identity informs leadership, starting with a qualitative look on talent building.
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.
The tenth edition of the Rankings Report evaluates how well each state aligns its law to the model public charter school law developed by the National Alliance to help states create legislation that supports the growth of high-quality charter schools.
This brief provides the latest data available from our database of public charter schools serving Native youth based on geographic location and population.
The National Alliance is proud of what we accomplished on behalf of students in 2017, and we hope you are invigorated to help us reach even greater milestones in 2018 and the years to come.
The National Alliance released its annual state-by-state ranking of public charter school laws, Measuring Up to the Model.
Each year, we rank states on how their charter school laws align to our model law.
Since our annual enrollment report's first release in 2006, national charter school enrollment has tripled.
Over the past 12 years, public charter school enrollment has tripled in response to the growing demands for high-quality public school options.