In the past few weeks, Gov. Wolf has taken direct and unabashed aim at public charter schools, showing his disdain for educational choice by threatening to cut charters’ funding and cap enrollment — in essence, treating charter school students as second-class citizens. Matt Brouillette recently sat down with Ana Meyers, Executive Director of the Pennsylvania Coalition of Public Charter Schools, to set the record straight on how these schools are helping kids that traditional public schools leave behind.
Ana separates fact from myth and gives some shocking statistics that should make anyone think twice about supporting Gov. Wolf’s anti-charter agenda.