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Charter School Funding Research by Moak, Casey & Associates

Courtesy of Raise Your Hand Texas and Moak, Casey & Associates: Texas Kids Can’t Wait earlier published a comprehensive study conducted by Dr. Larry Toenjes about the Texas charter school claim that they need additional state funding for facilities since, they allege, they are funded at $1,000 less per student than the traditional public schools. […]

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Texas Charter School Funding

by Bonnie A. Lesley Texas Kids Can’t Wait has been distressed for several years now as we have watched the Texas Charter School Association and some of its member charter schools repeatedly misrepresent the truth when discussing charter school funding.  They even lied to the Supreme Court of Texas when they filed their brief on […]

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84th Legislature: Bills Filed Relating to TKCW Goals

Please note that this list is tentative.  It includes bills filed relating to our goals, but we may or may not take a position on each one.  Also, the position we take may change if the bill is amended, or if there is a committee substitute.  The Legislative Report Card that Texas Kids Can’t Wait […]

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An Amazing Experience

I have been politically involved most of my adult life.  Texas Kids Can’t Wait is not the first organization that I have helped found, and I’ve been a member of many more. But I can tell you this.  I have never seen an idea become a movement so quickly.  We talked to a relatively small […]

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Joe Smith, “Children Can’t Wait” (Oct. 1, 2012) from www.texasisd.com

http://www.texasisd.com/article_130920.shtml

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