The latest news on charter schools
The historian talks about what’s gone wrong with American schools.
New Orleans is the first major city in the nation with the majority of its students in charter schools.
With more families choosing charter schools, the voucher option is losing political favor
Research suggests that most charter students would do just as well in a traditional public school.
Education Secretary Arne Duncan pushes states to reward top independents and close lousy ones.
L.A. charter school operators launch a parent campaign to improve L.A.'s worst schools.
The debate over national standards in education has returned to Capitol Hill.
These are the nation's top charter schools, according to the America's Best High Schools analysis.
Parents try to get their kids off the wait lists while legislators aim for more money.
The report results show strong gains at most schools for the 2007-2008 academic year.