State's New Charter School Law Ranked 3rd in Nation

January 31, 2013


Washington voters

legalized public charter schools in the November elections. Now, a new report ranks our state’s charter

school law 3rd in the nation out of 43 states that allow the alternative public schools.

       To talk about the high marks for our new law, and what comes next for

charter schools, Isaac Kaplan-Woolner called the WA League of Education Voters, which helmed the campaign for

charter schools.

        Charter schools are expected to begin operation in Washington by fall of