A Teacher’s View: Charter schools will help at-risk students

  A retired public school teacher, Cathy Smith recently shared her thoughts on public charter schools in The Olympian. As she states, charter schools will help at-risk students. … I recently retired from a 30-year teaching career with a smile and a sense of satisfaction, a job I thought well done. During the following weeks and months, I spent … Read More


In Case You Missed It: Los Angeles charter students learn more than in traditional public schools

Stanford University’s Center for Research on Economic Outcomes (CREDO) issued a report Saturday that found charter school students in Los Angeles learn more in a year than their peers in traditional district schools. According to the study, charter school students receive the equivalent of about 50 more days of learning in reading and 79 days … Read More


For Immediate Release: March 19, 2014

For Immediate Release | March 19, 2014 Plans Announced for First Annual  Washington Charter Schools Conference Registration for Conference, to be Held in May, Opens Today Seattle, Wash. – Today WA Charters announced plans for the first annual Washington State Charter Schools Association Conference to be held May 8-9 in SeaTac, Wash. Carrying the theme … Read More