Category Archives: Ed Manage Orgs

Private Companies Providing Alternatives

The story, “Multimillionaire Buys Major Charter School Manager” tells how a wealthy couple created a new company, Imagine Schools, Inc. and purchased a chain of existing charter schools to become the second largest for-profit manager of schools involving more than 70 schools and 20,000 students. Their principles mention that schools should be places of integrity, […]

Education Management Organizations

Leading educational management organizations (EMOs) have formed the National Council of Education Providers to work on behalf of public relations and legislation favoring private management of schools. The council includes: Charter Schools USA, of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; Chancellor Beacon Academies, of Coconut Grove, Fla.; Edison Schools Inc., of New York City; Mosaica of New York […]