Answer: Fewer impoverished students. As a result of my analysis of academic outcomes between charter and traditional public schools (found here), I was asked to perform an analysis into to why the reading scores in charter schools were significantly higher. The results of that analysis can be found below.
With all the recent discussion nationally with the appointment of Betsy DeVos as Secretary of Education and at the state level with the election of Mark Johnson as Superintendant of Public Instruction, I have seen a lot of discussion regarding the merits of charter schools compared to traditional public schools. Advocates for charter schools claim […]