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Charter Schools Struggling to Meet Academic Growth

Star Tribune - February 17, 2015, by Kim McGuire - Students in most Minnesota charter schools are failing to hit learning targets and are not achieving adequate academic growth,...

02/17/2015 | Holding Charter Schools Accountable, Promoting Strong Public Schools

Juez Federal Suspende la Acción Ejecutiva un Día Antes de Entrar en Vigor

Univision - February 16, 2015 - Un juez federal de Texas suspendió temporalmente el lunes la entrada en vigor de la acción ejecutiva del presidente Barack Obama, un día antes de que comenzara la...

02/15/2015 | Immigrant Rights - Combating Family Separation & Deportation

Accountability of Charter Schools in Illinois Raises Questions

WTAX News Radio - February 2, 2015 - Charter schools in Illinois are in the cross hairs of a new report alleging a lack of accountability leading to between $13 million and $27 million in fraud....

02/2/2015 | Holding Charter Schools Accountable, Promoting Strong Public Schools

Municipal Court Reforms Gaining Momentum, But How Far Will They Go?

St. Louis Post Dispatch - February 2, 2014, by Jeffrey Kohler - While law professors and activists call for dramatic reforms for municipal courts in St. Louis County — including getting rid of...

02/2/2015 | Combating Discriminatory Policing

New Report Alleges Charter School Fraud Could Be Costing IL Taxpayers $27 Million

Education Votes - February 2, 2015, by Brian Washington - Proven or suspected fraud in Illinois’ charter school industry is suspected of carrying a price tag for taxpayers as high as $27.7 million...

02/2/2015 | Holding Charter Schools Accountable, Promoting Strong Public Schools

Charter School Issues Discussed

WBGZ Radio - February 1, 2015, by Dave Dahl - Charter schools in Illinois are in the cross hairs of a new report alleging a lack of accountability leading to between $13 million and $27 million in...

02/1/2015 | Holding Charter Schools Accountable, Promoting Strong Public Schools

IDNYC: Fuente de Dignidad para Miles

El Diario - January 30, 2015, by Ana Maria Archila - Se puede palpar la emoción este mes en las comunidades inmigrantes pues los neoyorquinos, incluidos miles de inmigrantes indocumentados...

01/30/2015 | Immigrant Rights - Expanding Municipal ID Cards

Risking Public Money: Illinois Charter School Fraud

Best Practices to Protect Public Dollars & Prevent Financial Mismanagement

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01/29/2015 | Holding Charter Schools Accountable, Promoting Strong Public Schools

Maggie Bulmer: Pause Charter School Expansion

Providence Journal - January 27,...

01/27/2015 | Holding Charter Schools Accountable

Five Key Questions to Ask Now About Charter Schools

Washington Post - January 23, 2015, by Valerie Strauss - You can tell that National School Choice Week is nearly upon us — it runs from Jan. 25- 31 — by the number of announcements coming forth...

01/23/2015 | Holding Charter Schools Accountable, Promoting Strong Public Schools

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