New Biden Administration Rules for Charter Schools Spur Bipartisan Backlash

Posted on AllSides May 13th, 2022
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education, charter schools, Biden Administration
Kenny Holston for The New York Times

New rules proposed by the Education Department to govern a federal grant program for charter schools are drawing bipartisan backlash and angering parents, who say the Biden administration is seeking to stymie schools that have fallen out of favor with many Democrats but maintain strong support among Black and Latino families.

The proposal would add requirements to the application process for grants from the federal Charter Schools Program, which has doled out billions of dollars over nearly 30 years to help open new charter schools or expand existing ones. It sets tighter...

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