BASIS Charter Schools Reach New Heights in the 2020 U.S. News & World Report Rankings

Posted by BASIS.ed on April 23, 2020 at 2:49 PM

While the 2020 rankings methodology still veers from schools with our network’s ‘college readiness’ goal, nine of our campuses are still ranked in the nation’s 99.6th percentile!

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Making History in the Classroom

Posted by BASIS.ed on March 4, 2020 at 2:20 PM

Often noted for its rigorous STEM courses, the robust BASIS Charter School Curriculum also presents a rich balance of humanities and fine arts at every grade level. History plays an important role in the BASIS Charter School Curriculum, because it is critical to our present and our future. As writer and philosopher George Santayana famously surmised "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it." Progress is possible only if we learn from history.

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Making Education Better via a Blockbuster New Partnership

Posted by The Better Education Company on March 4, 2020 at 11:26 AM

The Better Education Company, from the co-founders of BASIS Charter Schools, will help students nationwide

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Introducing Mandarin to Young Learners

Posted by BASIS.ed on February 25, 2020 at 3:03 PM

Most BASIS Charter Schools teach Mandarin, beginning as early as kindergarten. Learning Mandarin, particularly at an early age, has multiple benefits. Not only is it the most widely spoken language worldwide, but neurological studies show that Mandarin’s linguistic qualities as a tonal language benefit students in ways that English, as a non-tonal language, cannot.

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We love BASIS Charter School Teachers!

Posted by BASIS.ed on February 14, 2020 at 9:13 AM

Roses are red.

Violets are blue.

This Valentine’s Day,

We just want to say,

How much we appreciate you!

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Topics: For Teachers, For Everyone