Economic Benefits of Start-up Charter Schools in the News
New research by the Center for State and Local Finance looks at the economic impact of start-up charter schools in Georgia.The report, “The Effect of Start-up Charter Schools on Nearby Property Values,” is covered in a number of news articles including those below. The report was commissioned by the State Charter Schools Commission.
Georgia State study: New charter schools boost surrounding home values (AJC, Maureen Downey)
Proximity to politically charged charter schools increases home values: GSU study (Saporta Report, David Pendered)