What Exactly Is A Charter School?

As waves of new immigrants came to the United States throughout the 1800s, leaders began to realize that there needed to be a standard for educating everyone. Massachusetts became the first state to require compulsory education in 1852 and, by the 1930s, all states had drafted laws regarding compulsory education. Over the decades, educators worked with legislators to standardize education throughout the United States, which has greatly improved the way students learn.