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25 Years of Public Charter Schools

August 3, 2016
  • Advancing Quality of Charter Schools

    The foundation was also one of the first foundations to push for accountability in charter schools. It convened national thought leaders, starting in the 1990s, to focus the movement on quality, and it funded research into charter schools’ performance and progress. It also helped to create both the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools and the National Association for Charter School Authorizers.