Charter Schools Essay by The Research Group

Charter Schools
Explains what charter schools are and how they operate with particular focus on charter schools in New Jersey.
# 72164 | 1,350 words | 7 sources | APA | 2004 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2004 in Education (General)

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This paper looks at charter schools, in general, and charter schools in New Jersey, in particular. The paper looks at the laws governing charter schools and how charter schools compare with regular public schools. Also included is an interview with a charter school administrator and a charter school teacher in New Jersey.

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"The definition of a charter school is a school established by contract with a district Board of Education or the State Board for Charter that will improve pupil achievement. Charter schools are established to provide a teaching environment that is designed to improve student achievement. They provide an additional academic choice for parents and students and may consist of new schools or be all or part of an existing school. Charter schools are an alternative to traditional public schools but are themselves public schools, although they may not..."

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