In 2012, 77 arsons plagued a small, rural community on Virginia's Eastern Shore. Over the span of five months, Accomack County residents and firefighters could not pin down the culprit, who was widely suspected to be a member of their community.
Charter schools present alternatives to parents seeking options for educating their children. They have different education programs and are held to different standards than traditional public schools. But what happens when a charter school decides to unionize? D.C. is about to find out.
- Martin Austermuhle Reporter, WAMU 88.5
- Christian Herr Teacher, Cesar Chavez Public Charter School at Chavez Prep Middle School
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