RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina lawmakers are tipping the scales in a small charter school’s expansion fight, a dispute critics say could undermine traditional public schools in rural communities statewide. The state House and […]
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A bill creating more rules to govern a growing number of public charter schools in North Carolina but omitting the creation of a powerful panel to oversee them has passed the […]
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina groups that want to protect the funding for traditional public schools are trying to raise opposition to legislative proposals to expand private-school vouchers and charter schools. Public Schools First […]
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Some North Carolina lawmakers want to take oversight of taxpayer-funded charter schools away from the state school board that runs other public schools. A state Senate committee on Wednesday considers legislation […]
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s school board could increase the number of charter schools in the state by a third within the next year if it accepts a screening committee’s recommendations.