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Ohio’s The “Wild, Wild West” of Charter Schools, Says Standard Supporter

That label comes directly from National Association of Charter School Authorizers’ Alex Medler, who recently spoke with the Cleveland Plain Dealer’s Patrick O’Donnell. One reason Ohio has that distinction? Medler says the state has a surplus of charter school sponsors, but a lack of rules surrounding them, O’Donnell reports.


CLEVELAND, Ohio — Ohio is taking good steps to rein in its “Wild, Wild West” of charter schools, but time will tell if the state has the backbone to make its rules stick.

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