Richard Whitmire’s analysis ran in the July 27 edition of the New York Daily News:
Charter schools didn’t get their original launch in New York; that was Minnesota. The formula that allowed charters to expand nationally arose in California. The highest performing charters? Boston.
But as I discovered while researching a project on charter school alumni, something very important gets credited to New York: a winning formula to ensure that charter school graduates earn college degrees…Read more
Read Richard’s full column in the New York Daily News