|From our friends at PCCY:
Your legislator is voting on HB97- a charter school law reform bill – in Harrisburg today. Call your legislator now and tell them to vote no on this bill! [FIND YOUR LEGISLATOR HERE] While reform is way overdue, HB97 does not improve high quality educational options for students and reduces accountability to taxpayers.
MORE ON HB97:
Erodes school district quality by giving failing charters longer to operate.
Hurts parents by making it impossible to compare charter and traditional school performance.
Fails to protect students who attend the worst of the charters.
Includes no taxpayer protections against unaccounted for charter enrollment growth.
Allows bloated charter fund balances continue to accumulate.
HB 97 is the wrong approach to charter reform. Tell your legislator to vote no on HB 97 today!
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