Charter Schools Remain Underfunded: New Report

By Michael Pih Today’s IBO report, Charter Schools Versus Traditional Public Schools: Comparing the Level of Public Support In School Year 2014-15,  shows that charter schools receive significantly less public support than do traditional district schools.  When compared to 2009-10, the last year for which the IBO calculated the data,…

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New IBO Report: Positive Trends in NYC Charter Growth, Diversity, Backfilling & Achievement

By Michael Pih Today, the New York City Independent Budget Office released a new report, School Indicators for New York City Charter Schools: 2013-14 School Year. The IBO has put out a series of similar reports for NYC traditional district schools for the last three years; this is the first…

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