The History, Pros & Cons of Charter Schools

Jan 27, 2014

01/27/14 - Monday’s Topical Currents examines the topic of charter schools.  They are very popular—and among the fastest growing school choice options in Florida.  There are nearly 600 charter schools in the state, attended by more than 200,000 students.  Critics say charter schools benefit some youngsters, and bite into school district budgets, which serve a wider variety of students.  Listen in . . . call-in . . . Monday at 1pm on Topical Currents.

Guest information:

Ember Reichgott Junge, vice chair of  Charter Schools Development  Corporation (CSDC), co-publisher of “Zero Chance of Passage,” and Anthony Cody, National Board certified middle school math and science teacher, (retired) Oakland, California.