Latest posts by Alexandra Shanahan (see all)
- Heartland Daily Podcast: How to Grow the Charter School Movement - June 1, 2013
- Heartland Daily Podcast: The Media and Global Warming - May 31, 2013
- Heartland Daily Podcast:Schools, Data-Mining, and Invasions of Privacy - May 23, 2013
As charter schools expand rapidly around the country, several states are still charter holdouts, including the Bluegrass State. Lisa Grover, senior director of state advocacy at the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools joins Joy Pullmann on the Heartland Daily Podcast to talk about getting charter schools into Kentucky and the other charter-less states. She explains why, despite widespread bipartisan support for charter schools, lawmakers on both sides of the aisle in some states still oppose them. She also discusses why charter school supporters don’t just want any old charter school law to pass.
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