Is Public Opinion Turning Against Charter Schools In RI?

Jun 30, 2015

Charter schools dodged a bullet, this month when Rhode Island lawmakers ended the legislative session without agreement between House and Senate bills that could have changed the way charter schools are funded and restricted their ability to grow. 

Students at RI charter schools demonstrate against legislation that would limit charter schools in the state.
Credit Elisabeth Harrison / RIPR

Rhode Island Public Radio’s Elisabeth Harrison asked Tim Groves, the head of the Rhode Island League of Charter Schools, whether he thinks public opinion is turning against charter schools.

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