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How Roger Bacon Academy says it’s thriving during COVID-19

While schools across the state adapt to remote learning in the time of COVID-19, Baker Mitchell says the four charter...

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Perspective | NC charters are positioned to respond to hard times in education

In the recent weeks following Gov. Cooper’s stay-at-home order, North Carolina homes have transformed into offices, gyms, barbershops, restaurants, movie...

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Perspective | Teacher diversity: Another charter school advantage in North Carolina

It might feel like eons ago, but in December, Gov. Roy Cooper signed an executive order creating a task force...

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The importance of high expectations: Phil Javies of Sugar Creek Charter

One Friday morning at Sugar Creek Charter School in Charlotte, a line of seventh graders filed out of the building...

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Perspective | NC ranks 14 of 45 in report on charter school laws

On Jan. 27, 2020, the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools released its annual report Measuring Up to the Model: A Ranking...

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Perspective | To understand the state’s charter schools, first, focus on facts

North Carolina’s 2019 Annual Charter School Report has been the subject of recent controversy and debate, with some suggesting that...

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Perspective | Charter schools are the solution — not the problem — to our inequitable education system

Throughout our nation’s history, there have been few facets of American society more inequitable than education. For centuries, because of...

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More updates from this month’s Charter School Advisory Board meeting

Though the annual charter school report was the most anticipated agenda item on the Charter School Advisory Board’s January to-do list,...

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Charter School Advisory Board takes up charter report

Workload and personnel vacancies are to blame for the fact that a charter school report to the General Assembly bypassed the Charter...

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December’s Charter School Advisory Board Meeting

Two schools did not have their charters renewed during the first day of the North Carolina Charter School Advisory Board meeting in...