Mon., June 17, 2013 5:00am
At least 11 petitions have been filed by charter school operators seeking to run independent public schools authorized by the state.
Fri., June 14, 2013 11:00am
The deadline is approaching for charter school operators to submit applications to run independent public schools authorized by the state....
Mon., November 5, 2012 12:00pm
Campaign finance records show that supporters of Georgia's charter school amendment have outspent opponents by a significant margin. Pro-...
Mon., October 15, 2012 10:00am
A new poll shows a close race on whether to amend Georgia's constitution so the state could create more charter schools. The poll shows 45...
Wed., September 26, 2012 8:12am
Black lawmakers, civil rights groups and several associations of educators have formed a coalition against a proposed constitutional amendment on...
Thu., August 9, 2012 10:30am
After most Georgia voters decided against a transportation tax, political attention is shifting to a new battle involving charter schools. At issue...
Thu., May 3, 2012 3:18pm
Georgia is one step closer to reinstating a state commission to approve charter schools. Governor Nathan Deal signed a bill Thursday that sets up...
Mon., April 9, 2012 6:00am
Supporters and foes of a constitutional amendment that would allow the state to approve charter schools are gearing up for public campaigns. It was...
Tue., March 27, 2012 8:16am
The state Senate has approved a new funding system to support new charter schools in Georgia. The legislation approved Monday by a vote of 38-14 now...
Tue., March 13, 2012 5:07pm
GOP supporters of a bill that would allow the state to approve charter schools are still hoping the state Senate will vote on it before the...