January 27, 2012: The number one thing that predicts someone's opinion, good or bad, about charter schools is that person's direct or indirect experiences with charter schools. That could be anything from visiting a charter school, hearing about a friend or family members' experience or having their children or grandchildren in a charter school.
That's why it's so critical for those of us in the charter community to share our stories and get out the word to our family and friends about what charter schools can offer. Our detractors are eager to spread myths about charter schools - it's up to us to get out the truth!
Our new series of videos takes on these myths head on. Check out the playlist!