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25 Years of Public Charter Schools

August 3, 2016
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  • Our Contribution to the Charter Movement

    The Walton Family Foundation was one of the first philanthropies to support the expansion of high-quality public charter schools. John Walton — who pioneered this work — believed charter schools could provide options and opportunities and fuel needed innovation in America’s schools. 

    Sources

    Bloomberg, Online Extra: Q&A with Wal-Mart Heir John Walton (2002)