Recommendations for meaningful charter school reform

Pennsylvania School Boards Association, Charter Reform Task Force Report

Meaningful charter school reform has been a legislative priority of the Pennsylvania School Boards Association (PSBA) and its members in each of the last several legislative sessions. To provide the General Assembly with a set of policy recommendations for charter reform, PSBA convened a task force of its members and charter school experts to study the issue and formulate a set of specific recommendations for charter school reform. After a series of meetings and discussions, the task force developed a set of recommendations which would provide school districts and taxpayers with savings and greater awareness of how charter schools are utilizing public resources, as well as providing for greater accountability of charter schools.

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