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Document Number: 11334

Trends in Charter School Laws: Authorizers, Caps, Performance-Based Closures and Virtual Schools - A growing number of states have enacted legislation on the oversight and performance of charter schools in an effort to establish standards for the semi-autonomous public schools. While most states have charter school laws, an increasing number of states are turning their attention to authorizers and the role those entities play. (Kathy Christie, Maria Millard, Jennifer Thomsen and Micah Wixom, Education Commission of the States, June 2014)...


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