The Education Exchange: Who Boasts the Best Charter Schools in the U.S.?

First-ever ranking of charter students by state on Nation’s Report Card

Photo of Jim PeyserJim Peyser, the former Massachusetts Secretary of Education, joins Paul E. Peterson to discuss Peterson’s latest research, which for the first time ranks states by their charter school performance, based on student performance in reading and math on the National Assessment of Educational Progress, or NAEP, between 2009 and 2019.

The Nation’s Charter Report Card: First-ever state ranking of charter student performance on the National Assessment of Educational Progress,” co-written with M. Danish Shakeel, is available now.

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