Learn About Public Charter Schools

The facts, history, and future of charter schools

Why advocate?

  • Advocate to make change

    As an education advocate, you have the opportunity to use your voice to empower families, transform the education landscape in disadvantaged communities, and directly impact educational outcomes for all children. Specifically, by taking action you can protect our great schools.

    Through advocacy we envision a country where schools, community organizations, and government leaders work together to guarantee quality education for every child. Take action now >

  • Change charter schools have made

    Charter schools change lives for the highest need children. Charter schools do a better job teaching low income students, minority students, and students who are still learning English than traditional schools. Charter schools are closing the racial achievement gap across the country. Learn more about charters >