Alburger, S. (2012), Charter Vs. Public, Retrieved 8 October, 2012 http://techtips.salon.com/charter-vs.-public-20693.html.
Betts, J. & Hill, P.T. (2006), Key issues in studying charter schools and achievement: a review and suggestions for national guidelines, National Charter School Research Project, Retrieved from http://www.econ.ucsd.edu/~jbetts/Pub/A53%20NCSRP_AchievementWhitePaper2006_web.pdf
Booker, K., Gilpatric, S., Gronbor, T. & Jansen, D. (2005). The effect of charter schools on traditional public school students in Texas: are children who stay behind left behind?, Retrieved from http://ncspe.org/publications_files/OP104.pdf
Chen, G.(2009), Charter vs. public schools: Which one is underperforming., Retrieved 8 October, 2012 http://www.publicschoolreview.com/articles/123
Greene, J.P., Fosters, G. & Winters, M. (2003), Apples to apples: an evaluation of charter schools serving general student populations, Manhattan Institute of Policy Research, Retrieved from http://www.manhattan-institute.org/html/ewp_01.htm
Hoxby, C.M. (2004). "A straightforward comparison of charter schools and regular public schools in the United States." Harvard University and National Bureau of Economic Research. http:/ / post.economics.harvard.edu/faculty/hoxby/papers / charters_040909.pdf
Miron, G, & Nelson, C. (2001), Student academic achievement in charter schools: what we know and why we know so little. The Evaluation Center, Western Michigan University. http://ncspe.org/keepout/papers/00041/590_OP41.pdf
National Conference of State Legislation. (2012), Charter schools argument, Retrieved 8 October, 2012 from http://www.ncsl.org/issues-research/educ/charter-schools-pros-and-cons.aspx
Nicotera, A., Mendiburo, B. & Berends, M. (2009), Charter school effects in an urban school district: an analysis of student achievement gains in Indianapolis, Vanderbilt University, Retrieved from http://www.vanderbilt.edu/schoolchoice/conference/papers/Nicotera_COMPLETE.pdf
Zimmer, R. & Buddin, R.(2006), Making sense of charter schools: evidence from California, RAND Education, Retrieved from http://www.rand.org/pubs/occasional_papers/2006/RAND_OP157.pdf
Anderson, L., Adelman, N, Finnigan, K., Cotton, L., Donnelly, M.B., & Price, T. (2002). A
decade of public charter schools: Evaluation of the public charter schools program:
2000 -- 2001 evaluation report. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Education.
Anderson, L., & Wohlstetter, P. (1994). What can U.S. charter schools learn from England's grant-maintained schools? Phi Delta Kappan, 75(6), 486.
Barnes, R.D. (1997). Black America and school choice: Charting a new course. Yale Law
Journal, 106(8), 2375-2409.
Bierlein, L.A. (1997). The charter school movement. In D. Ravitch & J. Viteritti (Eds.), New
schools for a new century: The redesign of urban education (pp. 37-60). New Haven,
CT: Yale University.
Bogart, W.T. & Cromwell, B.A. (2000). How much is a neighborhood school worth? Journal
of Urban Economics, 47, 280. In M. Heise, & J.E. Ryan, The political economy of school choice. Yale Law Journal, 111(8), 2043.
Bohte, J. (2004). Examining the impact of charter schools on performance in traditional public schools. Policy Studies Journal, 32(4), 501.
Boyd, W.L., & Nathan, J. (2003). Lessons about school choice from Minnesota: Promise and challenges. Phi Delta Kappan, 84(5), 350.
Braden, J.S., & Good, T.L. (2000). The great school debate: Choice, vouchers, and charters.
Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
Brewer, D., Buddin, R., Chau, D., Daley, G., Gill, B., Guarino, C., Hamilton, L., Krop, C.,
Mccaffrey, D., Sandler, M., & Zimmer, R. (2003). Charter school operations and performance: Evidence from California. Santa Monica, CA: Rand.
Brouillette, L. (2002). Charter schools: Lessons in school reform. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence
Corwin, R.G., & Flaherty, J. (1995). Freedom and innovation in California's charter schools.
Los Alamitos, CA: Southwest Regional Laboratory.
Chubb J., & Moe T. (1990). Politics, markets, and America's schools. Washington, DC:
Estes, M.B. (2003). Charting the course of special education in Texas' charter schools.
Education & Treatment of Children, 26(4), 452.
Ferraiolo, K., Hess, F., Maranto, R., & Milliman, S. (2004). Teachers' attitudes and the success of school choice. Policy Studies Journal, 32(2), 209.
Finn, C.E., Jr., & Manno, B.V. (1998). Support your local charter School. Policy Review, 91,
Finn, C.E., Jr., Manno, B.V., Vanourek, G. (2000). Charter schools in action: Renewing public education. Princeton: Princeton University Press.
Finn, C.E., Jr., & Ravitch, D. (1995). Magna charter? A report card on school reform in 1995.
Policy Review, 74, 41.
Friedman, M. (1962). Capitalism and freedom. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
Garn, G., & Stout, R. (1998). Can charter schools meet the challenge? The Education Digest,
Good, T.L., & Branden, J.S. (2000). The great school debate: Choice, vouchers and charters.
Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Inc.
Harrington-Lueker, D. (1997, August). Reform by charter. School Administrator, 54(7), 6.
Heise, M., & Ryan, J.E. (2002). The political economy of school choice. Yale Law Journal,
Hess, F.M., Maranto, R.A., & Milliman, S. (2001). Coping with competition: The impact of charter schooling on public school outreach in Arizona. Policy Studies Journal, 29(3),
Lin, Q. (2001). Evaluation of charter school effectiveness. Education, 122(1), 166.
Markley, M. (2002, June 24). Charter schools drain funds from HISD, officials claim. Houston Chronicle, 15A.
Mulholland, L. (1999, March). Arizona charter school progress evaluation. Phoenix, AZ:
Morrison Institute for Public Policy.
Rofes, E. (1999). The catalyst role of charter schools. The School Administrator, 56(7), 14-8.
Sandham, J.L. (2001, April 25). Indiana passes charter school law. Education Week. In Estes,
2003, p. 453.
Schmerler, G. (2002). One man's continuing war against recentralization: A long struggle for school autonomy. Phi Delta Kappan, 83(5), 370.
Wilmore, E.L. (1999). Where there's a will, there's a way! Creating university public, private charter, and for-profit school collaboratives. Education, 119(3), 447.
National Academy of Science Report on best practices in reading instruction.
Bracey, G.W. (2005). Checking up on charters. Phi Delta Kappan, 86, 7, 554-555
Cooper, H., & Hedges, L.V. (1994). The handbook of research synthesis. New York: Russell Sage Foundation.
Snow, C.E., Burns, S.M., & Griffin, P. (Eds.). (1998). Preventing reading difficulties in young children. Washington, DC: National Academy Press.
Well, Amy (2005) "We Must Rethink Rhetoric Behind Charter Schools" The Washington Post July 2005.
Report of the National Reading Panel: Teaching Children to Read - Health Information and Media (2005) Online available at: http://www.nichd.nih.gov/publicatio ns/nrp/ack.htm
"Fourth-Year Report: 2000." (January 2000) U.S. Government Website.
Retrieved 10 Jan 2005 at http://www.ed.gov/pubs/charter4thyear/b3.html#4
Harvard University. (2004) "Harvard University and National Bureau of Economic
Research: Achievement in Charter Schools and Regular Public Schools in The United States: December 2004. Charter Schools Website. Retrieved 10
Jan 2005 at http://www.wacharterschools.org/learn/index_studies.htm
Schemo, Jean. (Aug 17, 2004) "Charter Schools Trail in Results: U.S. Data
Reveals." New York Times. Section A1. Retrieved 10 Jan 2005 at http://www.nytimes.com/2004/08/17/education/17charter.html