NAACP's attack on charter schools is misguided
BAEO's statement on the release of the NAACP Education Report was recently featured in a St. Louis Post-Dispatch op-ed. "We don’t see the NAACP pushing traditional school districts to innovate their curriculum; or hold teachers and administrators more accountable; or increase quality; or provide more flexibility to our most vulnerable families”
BAEO Statement on the Ending of DACA
BAEO President Jacqueline Cooper released the following statement on the Trump Administration’s termination of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) policy. The decision impacts nearly 800,000 individuals whose parents brought them into the U.S. illegally.
BAEO Statement on Opening of Alabama’s First Charter School
BAEO President Jacqueline Cooper issued the following statement on the opening of Alabama’s first charter school -
ACCEL Day and Evening Academy. BAEO helped lead efforts to pass the Alabama School Choice and Student Opportunity Act, which paved the way for charter schools in the state.
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