Choosing the right school for your child can be a tough decision. Public, charter and private schools offer different benefits for kids with learning and attention issues. Here are the key differences between them.
Albert Shanker, the president of the American Federation of Teachers, was the first person with the vision for charter schools; he "argued that charter schools could help reinvigorate the twin promises of American public education: to promote social mobility for working-class children and social cohesion among America’s increasingly diverse populations."
California Kids Build Tiny House for Homeless Vet in Life-Changing School Project
While ABLE Charter School serves students in grades and is not listed on the list of CMO's (Charter Management Organizations) this is a great video to show parents how Charter Schools are structured and how they can be beneficial.
This issue of Policy Priorities examines the ideas that spurred the charter school movement, the evolution of the concept and rationales behind charters, and their current status as an education reform.
from The Washington Post . Teacher who taught at no-excuses charter school: 'Maybe letting small children linger in childhood would endow them with more of the real skills necessary to 'stay focused on achieving excellence.