Julian Callosâ€‹The board of the L.A. Unified School District moved today to tighten control of "founding parent" preferences in charter school lotteries, following an L.A. Weekly report on the issue.The report found that two L.A. charter schools were awarding parents "founder" status, even after th ... More >>
Ryouka YuzukiThe people have spoken, and they like charter schools, those specialized institutions where parents takeover the curriculum.
The California Charter Schools Association says we have more of the publicly funded, privately-run campuses than any other state.
The 2010-11 period was ... More >>
California Teachers AssociationPatricia Rucker, right, is both a Board of Education member and a CTA lobbyistIf the battle over California's new parent-empowerment law was only vicariously between the California Teachers Association and the growing charter-school business before, it just got ... More >>