Archive for the ‘Opportunity Gap’ Category.

Statement on SBOE Public Hearing & Charter Opposition

Today's SBOE hearing turnout begs two essential questions: What stake do those who oppose charter schools have in their...

HoLa Charter School Announces Weighted Lottery to Benefit Low-Income Students

First Independent Charter School in NJ to Offer Lottery Preference for Low-Income Families  HOBOKEN, NJ (Dec. 16, 2015)—The...

Red Bank Charter School Aims to Serve a Greater Number of Red Bank Families through Expansion

Red Bank, NJ — Red Bank Charter School submitted a request to the Department of Education for amendment to the charter...

Half-Truths Mask Reality of Charter Accountability and Hurt Kids

By Nicole D. Cole, President & CEO When did our public education system become a zero-sum game for our children? Instead...

Charter public school moratorium bill prime example of the need to remove political influence from public education

By Timothy White Advocacy Chair, New Jersey Charter Schools Association Board Member Recently introduced legislation...