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.
Measuring Up: The National Alliance Releases 9th Annual Rankings of State Public Charter School Laws
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.
Annual Enrollment Share Report Finds Charter School Enrollment Has Tripled Since Report First Issued
Since our annual enrollment report's first release in 2006, national charter school enrollment has tripled.
Read our 2017 State Legislative Highlights for a full of this historic year for public charter school policy across the country.
Over the past 12 years, public charter school enrollment has tripled in response to the growing demands for high-quality public school options.
The National Alliance is honored to help lead this movement into the next quarter century and we thank you for supporting our work and the charter school movement.
The 2017 rankings reflect new provisions regarding flexibility, accountability, and equity and the steps many states took in 2016 to strengthen their laws and foster a landscape of high-quality charter schools.
Three in 10 students attend a charter public school in 17 mostly urban school districts across the country.
The National Alliance is calling for state policymakers to strengthen the laws that govern charter schools by aligning them with the National Alliance's A Model Law for Supporting High-Quality Charter Public Schools: Second Edition.