***PRESS RELEASE*** STATEMENT FROM PUBLICSCHOOLOPTIONS.ORG ON MASSACHUSETTS CHARTER SCHOOL QUESTION 2

WASHINGTON – PublicSchoolOptions.org president Tillie Elvrum made the following statement on the defeat of Question 2, the Massachusetts Authorization of Additional Charter Schools and Charter School Expansion Initiative.    Question 2 would allow for the approval of up to 12 new charter schools or increase enrollment in the state’s current charter schools. By lifting the cap on…

Don’t cap our schools!

Imagine that your community put a limit on the number of sports teams and activity clubs available to your children. There would be only one theater troupe, one gymnastics team, two basketball clubs, and two soccer squads. If you missed out on one of these select few spots, your child would no longer have the…

Governor Baker Puts Students First In Push To Lift Cap On Charter Schools

PublicSchoolOptions.org pleased to see governor focus on expanding choice for parents and students  WASHINGTON – PublicSchoolOptions.org applauded Governor Charlie Baker’s call to lift the cap on public charter schools in Massachusetts during his state of the state speech on Thursday. The Governor’s appeal to the legislature signals his support for parents and the need for…