All posts tagged "charter school"

Record year for Ohio charter school failures is unnerving proponents

The charter school movement in Ohio has to contend with a rash of failing schools in Columbus. Of the 17 that failed last year -- an unprecedented number, according to the Columbus Dispatch -- nine only managed to remain open for a few months before failing, leaving students scrambling to find a new school.

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Florida education chief resigns after fixing charter school grades for GOP donor

Florida Commissioner of Education Tony Bennett resigned on Thursday after he was accused of changing a grading system while serving as Indiana school superintendent so that a Republican donor's charter school would not receive bad marks, according to The Miami Herald.

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