Teachers unions will eventually get used to working in a competitive world. But first, they must realize it’s here stay.
Charter schools are merely the latest attempt by private corporations to rebrand the school reform movement and exploit public funding for profit.
Final accountability ratings won’t be released until August, but SAISD officials are optimistic that Stewart can obtain a passing rating.
Martinez emphasized that the most successful education systems experience great collaboration between charters and traditional schools.
A Bexar County judge denied a request for a temporary injunction that would have stopped Democracy Prep from taking over operations at Stewart Elementary.
The Alliance on Friday asked a Bexar County District judge to halt an agreement that would convert Stewart Elementary to an in-district charter.
The suit seeks to block San Antonio ISD’s agreement with charter school operator Democracy Prep to run Stewart Elementary School.
After a controversial charter vote, posters criticizing San Antonio ISD Superintendent Pedro Martinez appeared around the district last week.
Student performance on STAAR tests this week will play a role in determining the future of several local elementary and middle schools.
This week in Just This, we discuss the SAISD board’s controversial vote to turn over operations of Stewart Elementary to a charter school operator.