New Study on Charter School Demand and Effectiveness

Date Published: 
October 24, 2013
Author: 
The Boston Foundation
News Type: 

A new study on Charter School Demand and Effectiveness found dramatic academic gains for children attending Boston charters; also showed significant increases in enrollment of special needs students and English Language Learners; concluded charters attracting a similar population of children as Boston district schools; discredited arguments about how enrollment variations are the cause of academic performance differences. 

For more information here are the MCPSA statement, The Boston Foundation press release and the full study.