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We help new charter schools get started, support existing schools and build community support so that highly effective schools can flourish.
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The Charter Center May 17
Charter Fact Friday! The National Education Association (), representing nearly 3 million educators, has given New York's policies a perfect 30/30 score for accountability!
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The Charter Center May 16
Happy ! This week we celebrate the leaders, teachers, and advocates that have strengthened our schools and helped shape the futures of our students for these past 20 years and the countless years to come!
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The Charter Center May 15
Have you listened to ' award-winning podcast, "Sssh! Periods" yet? Hats off to the seven 8th grade girls who produced the sensitive, compelling, and precocious pod to win 's Student Podcast Challenge. Check it out!
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The Charter Center May 15
This morning, the NYCDOE honored teacher, Lamar Ok, with one of their Big Apple Awards! Congrats, Lamar and keep up the good work!
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publiccharters.org May 14
We’re seeing results in public charter schools that should make every politician proud to support them!
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The Charter Center May 14
. cites New Yorkers' support, high parent demand, and historical political action as reasons for the legislature to on charters
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The Charter Center May 10
What a night in Bed-Stuy! Assemblywoman Tremaine Wright and City Council Member Robert Cornegy partnered with and Community Board 3 for a group reading and book giveaway. The event @ Marcy Public Library geared up dozens of Brooklyn students for a summer of reading!
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The Charter Center May 10
There’s plenty of education to go around. “Charters can help traditional schools: Instead of 'us vs. them,’ both sides of the public education battle should embrace ‘win-win’”
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The Charter Center May 9
Congratulations on breaking the ground of their new school site today!
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StudentsFirstNY May 8
Open the door to millions more low-income and minority students earning college degrees, urges Congress in new report
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The Charter Center May 8
With over 600 students applying for 130 seats in the upcoming class, the team is ready to expand to meet parents’ needs and demand. Unfortunately, even though they are approved, they can’t. Parents ask politicians to listen and .
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The Charter Center May 7
Happy to all the teachers out there shaping the futures of our students. The work you do to help students succeed is invaluable and we honor you today and every day. Thank you for your dedication!
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The Charter Center May 3
It's time for Charter Fact Friday! There's been a steady growth of multi-lingual learners enrolling in charter school kindergartens (a key entrance grade)! As of SY17-18, MLL student enrollment has increased 51% since 2012!
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DEMOCRACY PREP May 2
We're proud to have not one, but TWO of the TOP 50 high schools in New York City & two of the TOP THREE charter high schools in NYC! Congratulations to our scholars and for their hard work year-round!
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New York School Talk May 2
Guest poster Zach Wright tells de Blasio exactly how unprogressive charter school caps are.
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The Charter Center May 2
A huge congratulations to the eighth-graders of on winning the Student Podcast Challenge! The NPR judges described their podcast, "Sssh! Periods" as "lively, brave and honest." Listen to the students' pod here:
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The Charter Center Apr 30
We're excited to hear that award-winning educator Julie Jackson has been named President of ! Congratulations!
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The Charter Center Apr 30
"Through an individualized learning environment that fosters confidence and understanding, we’re expanding opportunities for students who were in jeopardy of slipping through the cracks."
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Richard Buery Apr 29
Bronx BP ⁦⁩ speaking to seniors taking govt at ⁦⁩ NYC College Prep
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The Charter Center Apr 29
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