Friday, September 28, 2012

Latest district-charter collaboration news

Charter or District? Whatever Works, Carl Finer, Teach Plus, Huffington Post, September 27, 2012

‘Risky’ charter partnership helps students learn to read, Miranda Leitsinger, NBC News, September 24, 2012

From Failing to Blue Ribbon School: Bronx Charter School for Excellence Takes Home National Award, Corinne Lestch, New York Daily News, September 20, 2012

Julia Steiny: Should Struggling Districts Follow the Lead of Charter Schools?, GoLocalWorcester [Rhode Island], September 20, 2012

Questionable application practices at Green Woods, other Philly charter schools, Benjamin Herold, Newsworks, September 14, 2012

Letter from CTU President Karen Lewis: ‘Students Suffer in Low-Performing Charter Schools,’ In These Times, September 13, 2012

State BOE Ok’s 25 New Public Charter Schools, WFMY News 2 [Raleigh, North Carolina], September 6, 2012

Teachers’ Unions See Opportunities in Online Charters, Robin L. Flanigan, Education Week, August 27, 2012

Charter schools get $1.1m to help DCPS, The Washington Examiner, August 22, 2012