Special Ed Finance in Charter School

Special Education Finance in Charter Schools

By The National Alliance of Public Charter Schools Executive Summary Tracking the special education dollars that support services for students with disabilities attending public schools is complicated; attempting to track the funds to autonomous public charter schools is even more so. Public schools—traditional and charter alike—receive their operating revenues from three primary sources: local property taxes, more »

Idaho Charter School Network Forms Partnership to Improve Academic Growth of Students in Member Schools

Idaho Charter School Network Adopts NWEA Interim Assessment System We’re thrilled to announce a new partnership with the Northwest Evaluation Association (NWEA) aimed at accelerating student learning in public charter schools. Through this partnership, NWEA will provide Idaho’s charter schools with its nationally recognized assessment systems, including the Measures of Academic Progress (MAP) assessment, and a range more »

Idaho Charter School Network Joins National Commitment to Charter School Quality

For the first time, public charter school support organizations are issuing a nationwide commitment that will advance our shared goal of expanding innovative and high-quality charter schools. Boise, ID –  This week, Idaho Charter School Network joins 39 state and city based public charter school support organizations in collectively signing the “National Public Charter Schools more »