superintendent http://kuow.org en Seattle Schools Chief Opposes Charter Initiative http://kuow.org/post/seattle-schools-chief-opposes-charter-initiative <p>Seattle Public Schools Superintendent Jose Banda says he’ll vote “no” on <a href="http://sos.wa.gov/_assets/elections/initiatives/FinalText_274.pdf">Initiative 1240</a>, which would legalize charter schools in Washington state.</p><p>I-1240 would allow up to 40 charter schools in Washington state over five years. Proponents of I-1240 say it would give parents and students more school choice.</p> Tue, 16 Oct 2012 16:54:18 +0000 Ann Dornfeld 1719 at http://kuow.org Seattle Schools Chief Opposes Charter Initiative