How large a share of urban schools should be charters? asks an Education Next forum.
In dozens of U.S. cities, more than one in five students now attend charter schools. In New Orleans, nearly all public schools are charters.
D.C. Students Benefit from Mix of Charter and Traditional Schools, argue Scott Pearson and Skip McKoy, who serve on the District of Columbia Public Charter School Board.
Neerav Kingsland, former CEO of New Schools for New Orleans, makes the New Orleans Case for All-Charter School Districts.