New Jersey governor seeks an easier path to creating charter schools

Oct. 1, 2010
Chris Christie wants to lower state’s legal hurdles

From The Philadelphia Inquirer: New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie wants lawmakers to overhaul state law so that charter schools can be established more easily. The governor's ideas for expanding charter schools include removing hurdles for public schools to convert to charter status, approving new charter-school authorizers, allowing single-sex charter schools, allowing charter schools focused on special education, and encouraging cyber and virtual charter schools.

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