North Carolina Charter Schools

174 Charter Schools
104,900 Students in Charter Schools
1996 Year Legislation Passed

State Resources

N.C. Court of Appeals Opinion: Charter School Access to Per Pupil Funding and District Budgeting Practices Reports05 Oct, 2011 This North Carolina Court of Appeals opinion, filed September 20, 2011, affirms a lower court decision that the Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy, a charter school in Rutherford… Read more
N.C. Court of Appeals Opinion: Charter Schools and Access to County Capital Funds ReportsN.C. Court of Appeals11 Aug, 2011 This is the North Carolina Court of Appeals opinion, filed Aug. 2, 2011, affirming a lower court’s decision in Sugar Creek Charter School versus State of North Carolina that a… Read more
Insights into Alternative Certification: Initial Findings From a National Study Daniel C. Humphrey and Marjorie E. Wechsler, SRI International25 Apr, 2011 This 2007 article describes seven alternative certification programs in detail, drawing on interviews and document reviews. The seven programs are: Teacher Education Institute in… Read more
Making a Difference? The Effects of Teach for America in High School ReportsZeyu Xu, Jane Hannaway, and Colin Taylor, The Urban Institute and CALDER25 Apr, 2011 This 2007 report examines the effectiveness of Teach for America teachers in secondary schools, especially in math and science. Using data from North Carolina, the authors… Read more
Inside Charter Schools: Unlocking Doors to Student Success ReportsBetheny Gross, Center on Reinventing Public Education,14 Feb, 2011 This February 2011 report from the Center on Reinventing Public Education (CRPE) at the University of Washington Bothell in Seattle finds that charter schools are using autonomy… Read more