Minnesota Charter Schools

162 Charter Schools
59,482 Students in Charter Schools
1991 Year Legislation Passed

State Resources

Special Education (Minnesota State Evaluation Report) ReportsOffice of the Legislative Auditor, State of Minnesota19 Mar, 2013 This March 2013 report from the Minnesota Office of the Legislative Auditor evaluates special education delivery in the state. The proportion of public school students receiving… Read more
2012 Minnesota Education Law, Chapter 239, Changes Impacting Charter Schools 08 May, 2012 This is Minnesota’s education law of 2012, which impacts charter schools. Among changes in Chapter 239, signed into law by the governor April 27, 2012, the act extends the initial… Read more
Better Choices: Charter Incubation As a Strategy for Improving the Charter School Sector ReportsPublic Impact08 Dec, 2011 This December 2011 policy brief from the Cities for Education Entrepreneurship Trust and the Thomas B. Fordham Institute discusses the use and means of supporting local incubator… Read more
Summaries of State Charter School Facility Laws U.S. Department of Education02 Dec, 2011 Only a few states have passed laws to provide charter schools with support for facilities. The U.S. Department of Education developed this webpage to provide links to laws in four… Read more
Minnesota Court Addresses Charter School’s Challenge of Authorizer’s Decision Not to Renew Contract 10 Nov, 2011 This 2011 Minnesota District Court order and memorandum address a Rochester, Minnesota, charter school’s challenge of a decision by its authorizer, Volunteers of America-Minnesota… Read more
Developing Training Programs for Charter School Governing Board Members: A Promising Practice Profile ReportsNational Resource Center on Charter School Finance & Governance06 Sep, 2011 Through examination of innovative practices in Nevada, Utah, Idaho, and Minnesota, this guide outlines essential elements in the development of a strong charter school governing… Read more
Successful Charter Schools Reports01 Jun, 2011 This 2004 report from the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Innovation and Improvement discusses elements of effective charter schools and provides profiles of eight… Read more
Making Room for New Public Schools: How Innovative School Districts are Learning to Share Public Education Facilities with Charter Schools ReportsMaria C. Sazon, National Alliance for Public Charter Schools21 Apr, 2011 Through a combination of policy analysis and interviews with key stakeholders, the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools produced this April 2011 report on charter schools… Read more