Marc Dean Millot

So You Want to Start a Charter School? Strategic Advice for Applicants: Recommendations from an Expert Workshop

In September of 1995, the Program on Reinventing Public Education invited twelve experts to Seattle for a workshop about the business side of charter school start-up. This...

Autonomy, Accountability, and the Values of Public Education

This report was written for a very specialized audience—individuals considering the passage or amendment of charter school legislation.

What Are Charter Schools? An Introduction to the Concept and the Statutes

This article provides details about the charter school concept: its relationship to other well-known proposals for school reform, the essential characteristics of a charter school, and the approaches taken by states to implement the...