charter school http://wvxu.org en A statewide look at the support and opposition to Charter Schools http://wvxu.org/post/statewide-look-support-and-opposition-charter-schools <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The debate over charter schools in Ohio has heated up, and several schools and the organizations that run them are currently under investigation. Proponents of charter schools point to them as an option for parents seeking schools that best suit their children. Critics say the schools siphon funding from local public school districts and that many produce poorer academic results than traditional public schools. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 06:30:00 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 29755 at http://wvxu.org A statewide look at the support and opposition to Charter Schools Teachers deliver alarming allegations against charter school http://wvxu.org/post/teachers-deliver-alarming-allegations-against-charter-school <p></p><p>The state board of education is launching an investigation into at least one charter school after hearing disturbing testimony from a group of former teachers.</p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 14:33:14 +0000 Andy Chow & Ohio Public Radio 29274 at http://wvxu.org Teachers deliver alarming allegations against charter school Carpe Diem charter school at Aiken High next fall http://wvxu.org/post/carpe-diem-charter-school-aiken-high-next-fall <p>When the brand new <a href="http://www.cps-k12.org/schools/high-schools/new-aiken-program"><strong>Aiken High School</strong></a> opens this fall, students will be introduced to personalized learning. Part of the plan is a <a href="http://carpediem.cps-k12.org/"><strong>Carpe Diem</strong></a> charter school inside Aiken<strong>, </strong>the first one<strong> <a href="http://www.cps-k12.org/">Cincinnati Public Schools</a> </strong>has sponsored. There's a similar program in Indianapolis, and Ann Thompson went there to take a look and provide this report.</p><p> Fri, 26 Apr 2013 05:31:05 +0000 Ann Thompson 11781 at http://wvxu.org Carpe Diem charter school at Aiken High next fall