Some 1,100 charter parents rallied in Albany on Wednesday, urging lawmakers to protect the public schools that are delivering hope and opportunity in many of New York’s toughest neighborhoods.
Originally published: 1.18.2017
ALBANY — Families from New York City traveled to the Capitol on Wednesday for #PathtoPossible Day of Action to support charter schools.
New York Daily News / By Ben Chapman
Originally published: 12.19.2016
City charter schools serve more economically needy students and enroll a more financially diverse group of children than traditional public schools, a report from a pro-charter lobbying group shows.
New York Post / By Jeremiah Kittredge
Originally published: 12.6.2016
Mayor de Blasio’s own allies, principals union president Ernie Logan and Public Advocate Tish James, have now joined a chorus of critics slamming his large, expensive gamble with New York City’s Renewal Schools as a failure. And with good reason.
New York Daily News / By Eva Moskowitz
Originally published: 12.7.2016
According to a 2014 study by the UCLA Civil Rights Project, New York City’s schools are the most segregated in the entire nation. To fix this problem, we need to set aside petty squabbles and work together.
The 74 / By Derrell Bradford
Originally published: 12.4.2016
What do Jonathan Swift’s essay A Modest Proposal and the NAACP’s charter school moratorium resolution have in common? Far more than you might think.