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Charting the Course: Special Education in Charter Schools

Throughout the United States, increasing numbers of students are being educated in charter schools. Although the educators in these schools may think they are prepared to tackle any problem related to teaching and learning, personnel, financial management, and community relations, many charter schools are overwhelmed by the need for complying with federal rules and regulations while at the same time ...

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Innovation with Accountability

If you’ve had your eye on education news over the past few months, you’ve probably noticed a surge in stories about school “choice” for parents and students. While much of this discussion pertains to school vouchers, I thought it presented a good opportunity to talk about charter schools, which also fall under the umbrella of “choice.” The charter school movement ...

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Resources for Charter School Administrators

Charter schools aim to offer high-quality educational options to families so they can choose the best school for their needs. This suite of research-based books from the Council for Exceptional Children is specifically suited to help charter school administrators ensure they offer innovative educational solutions to all students, especially those with disabilities.   Charting the Course: Special Education in Charter ...

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