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  1. The NAACP is about teachers' unions, not black childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | American Thinker

    ... parents what they think: a 2013 poll of black voters in four southern states by the Black Alliance for Educational Options found that at least 85% agreed that "government should provide parents with as many choices as possible." No less than half in ...

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  2. The NAACP's ill-conceived opposition to charter schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 27 | The Washington Post

    ... children are so much better off because these schools exist," Howard Fuller of the Black Alliance for Educational Options told the New York Times. Since the first charter school opened nearly 25 years ago in Minnesota, support for the ...

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  3. Florida voucher program grows, more kids use private school scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 26 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Julio Fuentes delivers remarks as pro-scholarship demonstrators march with 3 camels alongside U.S. 441, just south of the Florida Turnpike in Orlando, Fla., Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016. The Hispanic Council for Reform and Educational Options organized the protest in opposition to teacher unions that are challenging the Florida Tax Credit Scholarship program.

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  4. 7 Ways Democrat Policies Are Killing America's Inner CitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Breitbart.com

    ... represented in the low-skilled labor force," Kirsanow. A new survey by the Black Alliance for Educational Options (BAEO) shows a majority of black voters in several states strongly support school choice, and many favor the option to send their ...

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  5. 'A la carte' school perfect for teen golfer Abbey Carlson. Is it right for your child?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... leader in aviation education. William Mattox is the director of the J. Stanley Marshall Center for Educational Options at The James Madison Institute. (David Barfield/Courtesy photo) Today, the Werners' school serves roughly 700 Central Florida ...

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  6. Why Does the NAACP Oppose Charter Schools?Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 23 | US News & World Report

    ... approval before any convention resolution becomes official organizational policy. The Black Alliance for Educational Options, a pro-charter civil rights group, calls the

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  7. Condemnation of charter schools exposes rift among black AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | NOLA.com

    ... Howard Fuller, a longtime civil rights activist and the founding president of the Black Alliance for Educational Options, which encourages support among blacks for charters. The debate about race and charters is long simmering. Black residents of ...

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  8. Blacks split on demands to halt charter schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | NWAonline

    ... Howard Fuller, a longtime civil-rights activist and the founding president of the Black Alliance for Educational Options, which encourages support among blacks for charters. Black residents of cities such as New Orleans, which has converted nearly ...

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  9. Condemnation of charter schools shows rift among black AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | Post-gazette.com

    ... Howard Fuller, a longtime civil rights activist and the founding president of the Black Alliance for Educational Options, which encourages support among blacks for charters. The debate about race and charters is long simmering. Black residents of ...

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  10. A different kind of charter diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | District Administration

    ... Other groups have pushed back. Both the Democrats for Education Reform and the Black Alliance for Educational Options challenged the NAACP moratorium, and the latter's president, Jacqueline Cooper, called the resolution "ill-conceived and based on ...

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  11. Measuring Charter School Diversity Depends on EvidenceRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 16 | US News & World Report

    ... Other groups have pushed back. Both the Democrats for Education Reform and the Black Alliance for Educational Options challenged the NAACP moratorium, and the latter's president, Jacqueline Cooper, called the resolution "ill-conceived and based on ...

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  12. In Charter School Fight, Who Speaks for Communities of Color?Read the original story

    Friday Aug 12 | US News & World Report

    ... and careers that previously were not available." Jacqueline Cooper - president of the Black Alliance for Educational Options, which supports both charter schools and the controversial Common Core State Standards - agreed, and urged the NAACP to ...

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  13. Black Lives group takes on schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 8 | Joannejacobs.com

    ... and working-class black children," said Jacqueline Cooper, president of the Black Alliance for Educational Options. "In communities of color throughout our country, public charter schools are providing pathways to college and careers that previously ...

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  14. Black leaders push back against NAACP's charter school moratoriumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | Washington Examiner

    ... y'all to say what they want to say." According to a report released in January by the Black Alliance for Educational Options, black students in public charter schools learn the equivalent of 36 extra school days per year in math and 26 extra school ...

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  15. Southern Delaware School of the Arts has 8th grade openingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2016 | WMDT

    The Southern Delaware School of the Arts, in Selbyville, has announced they have several openings for students for the 2016-2017 school year in the 8th grade class. School officials say that parents interested in enrolling their children must submit a Delaware Standard Application for Educational Options, an IRSD Student Supplemental Information Form, and a "Good Cause" form.

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  16. Lawsuit Challenging Florida Education System Is DismissedRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2016 | The Heartland Institute

    ... accounts. William Mattox, director of the James Madison Institute's J. Stanley Marshall Center for Educational Options, says Florida students have benefitted greatly from the programs Citizens for Strong Schools is challenging in this case. "Over ...

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  17. National Black Education Group Launches Social Innovation ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | PRWeb

    ... support low-income and working-class Black families and their children, today the Black Alliance for Educational Options (BAEO) announces a new phase in that fight with the launch of an ideas and action challenge to create the next iteration of BAEO ...

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  18. Hub homeschooling on the rise, BPS apologizes for 'unapproved' letter - NewBostonPostRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2016 | HomeSchoolBuzz.com

    Hub homeschooling on the rise, BPS apologizes for 'unapproved' letter NewBostonPost BOSTON - The number of Hub parents opting to homeschool their children has steadily grown since 2010, according to figures released Wednesday by the district, weeks after a tersely-worded letter from the Department of Educational Options claiming

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  19. Secretary King Calls for Charter Schools to Lead on Rethinking Student DisciplineRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2016 | Holtville Tribune

    ... the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools, the Charter School Growth Fund, the Black Alliance for Educational Options and Democrats for Education Reform. In the 2016 Investing in Innovation Program, the Department supports innovative ...

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  20. BAEO Statement on U.S. Secretary of Education John B. King's call...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2016 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    ... the school environment where learning and character growth can continue." About the Black Alliance for Educational Options: The Black Alliance for Educational Options (BAEO) is a national non-profit education advocacy organization founded in 2000 by ...

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