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Public Charter School Movement Makes It 2 Decades Amid Criticism And Success

Posted 09.07.2012 | Education

Twenty years ago today, the first public charter school, City Academy High School, opened in St. Paul, Minn. Now, more than two million -- or 4.2 perc...

Simone Landon

Legislator Plays Ball Against For-Profit Charter Schools

HuffingtonPost.com | Simone Landon | Posted 11.29.2011 | Detroit

As a bill that would lift the cap on Michigan's charter schools is back up for debate in the state House this week, one lawmaker is trying to ensure t...

Albany Gets an "F" in Education

Dan Collins | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Dan Collins

Just when it seemed impossible that our opinion of NY's legislature could get worse, it does. Now, it turns out these people can't even pick up free money in the form of $700 million in federal education funds.