...Two major studies on charter schools released this year had dramatically different findings. One study (.pdf) found that charter schools nearly closed the achievement gap between students in poor and affluent communities, while the other (.pdf) found that most charter schools deliver academic results that are no better, or worse, than those in regular public schools.
Eliza Krigman has justified reason to ask, then: Do charter schools deserve the attention that the Obama administration is giving them? Why or why not?
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