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Posted December 14, 2011 in Site Pages

Charter Schools

Inherent in the concept of charter schools is the belief that meaningful educational reform must be developed at the local site level and with the full participation of all “stakeholders”.

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Posted December 14, 2011 in Site Pages

Research: Charter Schools

A recent study in California found charter outcomes varied by type, with students in middle school charters scoring above and elementary charters scoring below their demographically similar counterpar...

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Posted April 30, 2010 in California Educator

Catherine Girard

Charter school fosters community and love of learning

At Jacoby Creek Charter School, students hatch salmon eggs in an aquarium and care for the babies before releasing them into the wild. Students also restore the local watershed, remove non-native...

Related Tags:Volume 14 Issue 7, Educator Feature, Inside Educator, Educator, Charter schools, Community, Parents, Student, Teacher,

Posted February 07, 2012 in the Blog

State Board of Education Overturns San Francisco District, Approves Rocketship Charters

(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) -- Despite objections from the San Francisco Unified School District, the State Board of Education at its January 11-12 meeting in Sacramento approved a charter for the Rocketship...

Posted April 30, 2009 in California Educator

Betty Olson Jones

CTA, Oakland challenge payments to charters

CTA and members of the Oakland Education Association (OEA) have told state Superintendent of Public Instruction Jack O'Connell in no uncertain terms that he must rescind his "unlawful" demand for...

Related Tags:Volume 13 Issue 7, Educator, Inside Educator, Action, Charter schools, Funding,

Posted January 30, 2014 in Media Center

"Charter school organizing is essential"

Posted February 28, 2010 in California Educator

Jsane Tyler

UTLA urges non-charter school management

On Jan. 11, United Teachers Los Angeles President A.J. Duffy, Vice President Gregg Solkovits, and West Area Chair Cecily Myart-Cruz joined with teachers at Hillcrest Elementary School for a news...

Related Tags:Volume 14 Issue 5, Educator, Inside Educator, Take A Stand, Union, Teacher, Student, Reform, Parents, Charter schools,

Posted June 26, 2013 in the Blog

New Study Shows Mixed Results in Charter Comparison

A new Stanford study comparing the performance of traditional public schools and charters comes to largely the same conclusion reached in a 2009 survey by the same group. While acknowledging some growth in chart...

Posted May 16, 2013 in the Blog

Capitol News: Improving Charter School Governance

On Wednesday, May 8, 2013, the Assembly Education Committee approved a proposal co-sponsored by CTA that requires charter school governing boards to comply width a statute that promotes transparency...

Posted February 01, 2012 in the Blog

Assembly Overwhelmingly Approves CTA-sponsored Charter Local Control Bill

(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) 1 February 2012 – The California Assembly has given overwhelming bipartisan support to a CTA-sponsored measure designed to enhance districts' fiscal stability and local control r...

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