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As budget negotiations enter final stretch, charter advocates thank Albany leaders for their pledge to support charter school students statewide
Albany, NY – Charter school families, educators, and supporters from across the state will come together Tuesday to thank the State Senate for budget proposals that would add considerable support to their schools.
The Senate’s “Brighter Future” budget proposal includes three major boosts to charter schools including access to building aid, an increase in per-pupil funding, and a lift on the charter school cap.
WHO: Charter school families, educators, lawmakers, and supporters including Kyle Rosenkrans, CEO of the Northeast Charter Schools Network, and James Merriman, CEO of the New York City Charter Center.
WHERE: Legislative Office Building LCA Room, Albany, NY
About the Northeast Charter Schools Network: The Northeast Charter Schools Network is a regional advocacy organization for the more than 250 charter schools in New York and Connecticut. Its mission is to support and expand high quality charter schools in the region.