Issue: Charter and Cyber Charter Schools

Identifying the issues, influencing legislation and shaping the debate on key education issues

Pennsylvania authorized traditional charter schools with Act 22 of 1997. Subsequently, Act 88 of 2002 permitted cyber charter schools. Reform of the laws regarding charter and cyber charter schools has been the subject of various pieces of legislation in the past few sessions of the General Assembly.

Legislative Actions

Charter school resources

NSBA Charter School Resource Center

Research and evaluation