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It isn’t news that Boston charter schools outperform traditional schools. It’s news that they outperform all other urban charter schools studied by Stanford University researchers.Read More
A newly released study from Stanford University's Center for Research on Education Outcomes confirms what advocates of public charter schools in Massachusetts have been saying for some time: Choice works.Read More
A new national study validating the success of Boston charter schools could fuel the debate this year over expanding acRead More
BOSTON — Gov. Charlie Baker made charter school expansion a major plank in his education platform during last year's campaign but has yet to outline a legislative plan to accomplish that goal.Read More
At Springfield's Martin Luther King Jr. Charter School, hard work, confidence evident as MCAS test looms
Well, that got their attention.
With Massachusetts running into legal caps on the number of public charter schools that can exist — even while tens of thousands of students are on waiting lists for such schools — three Boston lawyers announced this weekend they will file a suit challenging the caps on the grounds that they are a violation of students' civil rights.