Lesley Lavery

03/2019
An Unlikely Bargain: Why Charter School Teachers Unionize and What Happens When They Do

This report examines national and local trends in charter unionization, describes the reasons charter school teachers unionize, and analyzes charter school bargaining agreements.

Apr 25 2019

This Education Post commentary piece references the CRPE report An Unlikely Bargain: Why Charter School Teachers Unionize and What Happens When They Do.

Mar 22 2019

Ashley Jochim and Lesley Lavery write in The 74 about the divide between teacher unions and charter schools.

Mar 27 2019

Teachers and administrators in unionized charter schools have an opportunity to show that unionization can benefit teachers and kids.

Mar 22 2019

Our research disrupts the usual us vs. them narrative, shedding light on where, why, and how often charter school teachers are forming unions.