Gilbert David Nuñez

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Are nonprofit charter schools a myth? Big tax breaks, revenue shifting fuel growing charter school industry

By Lisa Fingeroot<p>Even though a plan to allow for-profit charter school management companies in Tennessee is dead for the current legislative session, …

Rocketship alters course as scores drop

By Lisa Fingeroot<p>Rocketship Education, a charter school company known for pioneering the use of computers to boost the academic achievement of low …

Education

Charter company dumps plan to redirect funds

By Lisa Fingeroot<p>Rocketship has come under fire for a plan, which it calls “outdated,” to take money from existing schools by cutting staff and …

School Administration

Growing Pains for Rocketship's Blended-Learning Juggernaut

Complete Coverage<p>—Ramin Rahimian for Education Week<p>One classroom, 109 children.<p>For the next 40 minutes, half the 4th graders here at Rocketship Sí Se …

Charter operator Rocketship opens in Milwaukee shy of enrollment target

Aleigha Briones (center) and Dominick Barajas dance to the song “Firework” by Katy Perry to get the kids fired up about a day of learning during the …

Students

Under-enrollment may bring $1.4 million loss for Rocketship Milwaukee

The Journal Sentinel education reporters offer news and notes from their beat<p>Oct. 30, 2013<p>SHARE<p>By of the Journal Sentinel<p>Oct. 30, 2013 …

Rocketship's Growth and Pain: A Test for Edtech

By Christina Quattrocchi     Nov 12, 2013<p>Wikimedia<p>Rocketship Education is a charter school network in hot demand, courted by urban school districts …

Rocketship Education denied aproval

<b><br>By Henrietta J. Burroughs</b> <b></b><b>Follow East Palo Alto Today on</b> <br>East Palo Alto Today <b>Facebook Twitter Blog</b> <br>Posted on Monday, March 28, 2011 <b></b><p>After an …

Rocketship program is a model for inequality in education opportunity

Students pass through the main hallway of Rocketship Southside Community Prep in this August 2013 photo. Credit: Kristyna Wentz-Graff<p>May 10, 2014<p>SHARE<p>…

Education

Charter School Formula for Financial Success but Educational Failure

<b>Latest Story</b><p>Creative Commons Bathroom, Cosmos Cafe by Allan Ferguson is Licensed under CC By 2.0.<p>There are some charter schools that are successful. …

Education