Charter Schools

Committee members heard testimony from members and education officials on the role of charter schools in education reform. Witnesses… read more

Committee members heard testimony from members and education officials on the role of charter schools in education reform. Witnesses testified about how to increase governmental support for charter schools, charter school operations, and the impact of charter schools on special needs students and the public school system as a whole. Charter schools are created by states to increase accountability for student achievement and are released from certain regulations. Congress in considering reauthorization of charter school funding with several changes. close

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  • Cornelia Blanchette Associate Director General Accounting Office->Employment and Education
  • Harriet Ganson Assistant Director General Accounting Office->Employment and Education
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Charter Schools

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Program ID:
103010-1
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 31, 1998 | 10:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Apr 04, 1998 | 4:37am EST | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Mar 31, 1998 | 10:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 31, 1998 | 10:04pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 01, 1998 | 6:05am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 04, 1998 | 4:37am EST | C-SPAN 2
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