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Category: General News
No Charter Schools For Nonprofit
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Nonprofit corporations would no longer be able to start charter schools, according to changes senators made to a bill that's part of a package of reforms working its way through the Idaho Legislature. Under yesterday's changes, Idaho universities would still be eligible to open charter schools. Opponents had argued that the way the measure was originally written could result in a wave of new schools that outstrip funding for public education.