www.usnews.com/opinion/knowledge-bank/articles/2017-05-08/how-charter-schools-improve-traditional-district-education

May 8, 2017 ... Confusion abounds among educators and the broader public about the purpose of charter schools and how these independent public schools ...

blogs.edweek.org/teachers/view-from-the-cheap-seats/2015/02/the_true_purpose_of_charters.html

Feb 4, 2015 ... Is the purpose of the current crop of charter schools to enhance public education- - or replace it?

theeducatorsroom.com/original-purpose-charter-schools

Mar 29, 2016 ... For me, the core of the charter school issue lies in the difference between what charters were originally intended to be, and what they have ...

uncommonschools.org/faq

Frequently Asked Questions About Public Charter Schools. What is a charter school? A charter school is ... How can I enroll my child at an Uncommon School ?

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Apr 27, 2012 ... Are you considering a charter school for your child? Learn about the advantages and disadvantages of charter schools.

charterschoolcenter.ed.gov/what-is-a-charter-school

A charter school is a public school that is independently run. It receives greater flexibility over operations in exchange for increased performance accountability.

www2.ed.gov/policy/elsec/guid/cspguidance03.pdf

General Provisions of the Charter Schools Program (CSP) ………….6. A-1. What is the purpose of the CSP? A-2. How does the statute define a charter school?

www.irs.gov/pub/irs-tege/eotopicj00.pdf

Education's 1999 Charter Schools National Conference, offered training to our .... that the terms be consistent with fulfillment of the school's exempt purposes.

www.publiccharters.org/latest-news/2012/09/12/how-lea-status-impacts-public-charter-schools-special-education-purposes

Sep 12, 2012 ... Connecticut law requires charter schools to be connected to each student's district of residence LEA for purposes of special education.