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More Affirmation for Charter Schools

Click here to see Lt. Dan Forrest discuss the myths and facts of charter schools.

A Stanford University study released this week provides great impetus to the state's charter-school movement and encouragement to parents who seek options for their children.

Stanford's Center for Research on Education Outcomes (CREDO) found that "a substantial share of Massachusetts public charter schools appears to outpace traditional public school (TPS) academic learning gain in both reading and math."

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NC Public Charter Schools Myths vs. Facts

We want to share this 5-minute video released today by the Office of the Lieutenant Governor. It responds to the recent controversy surrounding the State Board of Education’s Annual Charter School Report. It eloquently explodes the myths charter schools continuously face. Please share to further help us debunk these myths!

Click here to watch the video!
Charter Opponents Running Out of Excuses: Student Gains Continue to Withstand Scrutiny

How is it possible that urban charter schools are increasingly high-performing? “Teaching to the test,” critics will say. But that claim is being debunked by serious research.

A newly published study shows that charter students enjoy greater achievement across the board, posting significant gains on both predictable test questions as well as those that their teachers could not have prepared them for directly. Read More