February 18, 2021

For charters, failure means closure

Improve ... or close It's simple. Public charter schools that fail their students--year after year--face the threat of closure. This is a key difference between charters and district schools. This…
February 11, 2021

Prioritized: teachers’ vaccinations and health

Advocacy from charter leaders has helped expedite teacher vaccinations! On February 10, Governor Cooper announced that teachers would be prioritized in the next round of COVID vaccinations. This decision follows…
February 9, 2021

New research shows charters positively impact district funds

Charter opponents often claim that public charter schools "drain" funds from traditional district schools. But is this really true? A new report out today from the Fordham Institute, Robbers or…
February 4, 2021

Coalition Speaks out on Teacher Vaccinations

February 4, 2021 Governor Roy Cooper North Carolina Office of the Governor 20301 Mail Service Center Raleigh, NC  27699-0301   Secretary Mandy Cohen Office of the Secretary North Carolina Department…