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Where the Charters Are [Better]

Alexander Russo | December 5, 2012



NAPC Map highlights New Orleans, Newark, Kansas City, Cleveland districts with largest charter percentages

There are lots of charter schools in LA, including some great ones and some not-so-great ones, but don’t think that LA has “more” of them than has become common in big cities around the country.

As this new map from a national charter school association shows, lots of other cities have proportionately lots more charters than LA. And, in a few of these places — like New Orleans — the choices are not only abundant but the charter schools also generally out-perform the district.

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