The Truth About Texas Charters

You’ve heard the myths. Now you have a comprehensive resource to address them.

myth-fact-paper_thumbnail_v1Despite strong bipartisan support from lawmakers and the public, public charter schools in Texas still face many myths and questions: “Are they public?,” “Do they get more money?,” “Do students do better academically?”

With the release of Truth About Texas Charters, TCSA is setting the record straight for the 25 most frequently-repeated myths with facts, data, and independent research.



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Click on each fact to see the myth and corresponding infographic.

Truth About Texas Charter Videos

Students, parents, and teachers set the record straight in these quick, straightforward videos.

The Facts About Charter School Wait Lists

Texas Charters Helping Low-Income Students go to College

Texas Charters Celebrate Diversity and Welcome All

How Texas Charters Prepare Students for the Future

Texas Charters are Helping Special Needs Students Thrive

Other Resources

Press Release: Read more about the report announcement and its significance for Texas families, reporters, and lawmakers under our Press Releases section.

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