National Charter School Groups Call For 27,868 Ohio Children To Be Removed From Their Charter Schools

Groups believe Ohio parents cannot be trusted to make the best choices for their children WASHINGTON – In a flawed report released two weeks ago that erodes parent choice, the National Association of Charter School Authorizers (NACSA), the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools (NAPCS) and 50CAN are demanding new arbitrary enrollment caps for the country’s virtual…

“Growth” Profiles Three Adopted Sisters Thriving at North Carolina Virtual Academy

But trio of charter school groups aim to take away virtual school options WASHINGTON – PublicSchoolOptions.org released a powerful new web video, “Growth,” which tells the heart-warming story of the Thompson family, who adopted three young sisters from foster care who had suffered horrible abuse and neglect. The girls were struggling academically, socially, and emotionally,…

Virtual Charter School Policy Report Aims to Limit Choice

Authors’ reference to “self selection” completely counters the foundation of school choice WASHINGTON – Last week, the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools (NAPCS) and the National Association of Charter School Authorizers (NACSA) released a deeply flawed report for the country’s virtual public charter schools that undermines parent choice and empowerment, demands new enrollment caps…

PublicSchoolOptions.org: Virtual Charter School Policy Proposal Gets an “F”

Proposal ignores individual student progress, reasons why families choose this option WASHINGTON – Today, PublicSchoolOptions.org issued the following response to a newly released policy proposal from the National Alliance of Public Charter Schools (NAPCS) and the National Association of Charter School Authorizers (NACSA), which paints a false picture of virtual education and the opportunity this…

A Reason for Celebration

  By: Tillie Elvrum Summertime is filled with some of my favorite activities: road trips with my family, outdoor concerts, and home improvement projects. An even bigger reason to celebrate this time of year? It’s the 25th of anniversary of charter schools! June 4th marked 25 years of providing parents and families with options. Typically,…