YES Prep and Other Charters Fight Uphill Facilities Funding Battle

Students march with "I Choose YES Prep" signsThe Texas Tribune talks with YES Prep CEO Mark DiBella about facilities funding for public charter schools.

“Honestly, I think the lack of knowledge ... hurts our efforts a ton,” DiBella said. “Last session, I testified to the House Education Committee specifically related to facilities funding, and members of the House committee did not fully understand that charter schools are public schools.”

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