How are the current political and economic climates impacting the charter movement near you?
The pendulum is swinging. RttT, the ESEA reauthorization, Common Core Standards, and resultant state moves to chase federal funding during an economic downturn all provide new opportunities for charter schools.
How are today's politics and economics affecting the charter movement where you work? What legislation is moving in your state? Will your charter school or division see RttT or innovation funding? What is the public perception of charter schools' work where you live?
How is political and economic attention shaping charter schools near you?