This summer, charter schools came under a barrage of criticism from organizations like the NAACP, and even HBO comedian, John Oliver.
This is despite the fact that charter schools are highly popular and praised by both parties in the United States —and for good reasons. They help low-income and minority students by offering an alternative in failing school districts. As a result, there is ample evidence that charter schools provide significantly better education than their public counterparts. Continue reading “What the Critics get Wrong on Charter Schools”