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The Center for Education Reform Files Brief in District of Columbia Education LawsuitJanuary 20, 2015

Suit Supports Funding Equity for All D.C. Public School Students Press Release Washington, D.C. January 20, 2015 The Center for Education Reform (CER), together with Black Alliance for Educational Options (BAEO), Friends of Choice in Urban Schools (FOCUS) and the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools (NAPCS), filed an amicus brief Friday, January 16 with […]

Demand High for Online Learning in North CarolinaJanuary 7, 2015

As the North Carolina State Board of Education hears virtual charter school applications today, The Center for Education Reform strongly encourages state leaders to uphold the law confirming the establishment of two virtual charter schools for North Carolina students.

Letter of the Day: Parents want and need more school choiceJanuary 26, 2015

In Florida alone, there are over 1,400 events planned for National School Choice Week (Jan. 25-31) when kids will break out the signature yellow scarves and families will celebrate the empowerment and opportunity that comes with being able to choose the best education option for their child.

Julie Collier: Parents need more school choiceJanuary 20, 2015

Parents should be the final decision-makers when it comes to where their children are educated.

The facts on charter schoolsNovember 24, 2014

The 40,000 students on charter school waiting lists in Philadelphia have high hopes as the School Reform Commission starts to review new applications for the first time in seven years.

York City teachers, officials ‘blindsided’ by blended district optionOctober 10, 2014

by Erin James and Nikelle Snader York Dispatch October 9, 2014 York City teachers and school officials are digesting the surprise alternative to complete charter conversion announced by the district’s state-appointed financial recovery officer Wednesday. The concept is interesting, said Carol Hill-Evans, a member of the Community Education Council and president of the York City […]