Charter Schools Can Serve Special Education Students Better with Self-Paced, Personalized Learning

As many charter schools re-open this week to staff and students for professional development and extended learning programs, it's important to remind ourselves of the many different types of learners that walk into the classrooms...

Making Sustainability for Education More Accessible

Ecoliteracy is an understanding of natural and man made systems, and how those systems interact with each other. Ultimately it’s the combination of traditional environmental-based science and sustainability practices. Earlier...

#MusicMonday: Because Every Child Should Have Access to the Arts

Each year Trenton's Foundation Academy Charter School has a spring performance--this June it was held at Rider University. In this short film music teachers, Emily DiUglio and Peter Oswald, explain how their students are...

MUST WATCH: Through Classical Music, Students ‘Stand’ Together

The Foundation Academy Charter School of Trenton, NJ has the incredible opportunity to team up with local and professional musicians to teach students.  ‘Stand Partners’ is a unique partnership with the  Djokic Family...

At Great Oaks, the Young Men’s Leadership Retreat is More than Fun

Before the start of the new school year, Great Oaks Charter School assembled 50 young men, with all-male chaperons, to attend a week-long retreat at Princeton Blairstown, made possible by both Princeton Blairstown and the...

Half-Truths Mask the Reality of Charter Accountability and Hurt Our Kids

New Jersey charter schools face extensive review and oversight requirements that far surpass anything traditional public schools must meet By Nicole D. Cole, Esq., President & CEO of New Jersey Charter Schools Association When...

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