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Letter from Sen. Vinehout: Independent Charter Schools: Siphoning off public money to private interests

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“Will the Legislature allow statewide expansion of charter schools and how will that affect my local public school?”
 
This question is one I hear so often particularly in communities where people are worried about the future of their small local schools.
 Last fall, the Senate Education Committee debated Senate Bill 76, which takes away local control by requiring locally elected school boards to replicate charter schools when the charter performs 10% better then local district for 2 years

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