Posted by Joe Shahen 03 / 11 / 2015 -
Myth: Charters don’t serve special education students. Fact: Charter schools cannot discriminate against students based on disability and are open to all students. In fact, some charter schools are...
Posted by Joe Shahen 03 / 04 / 2015 -
Myth: Charter schools cherry-pick their students.
Fact: Charter schools cannot deny admission to any student on the basis of academic capability, disability, ELL status, or prior academic performance.
Posted by Joe Shahen 02 / 25 / 2015 -
Myth: Charter schools don’t serve English Language Learners (ELLs). Fact: ALL charter schools must comply with state and federal requirements in serving ELLs and some even have a lottery...
Posted by Joe Shahen 02 / 18 / 2015 -
Myth: Charter schools aren’t public schools.
Fact: Charter schools ARE public schools!
Posted by Joe Shahen 02 / 17 / 2015 -
The 30 Schools in 30 Days project will highlight a different New York State charter school each day, featuring each school's successes, and the challenges that come from being denied access to...