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Groups take first step to opening charter schools

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SEATTLE — Parents and the education community got a glimpse Tuesday of the groups seeking to open Washington state’s first charter schools next fall, though some say there isn’t enough time to establish an institution by then.

A total of 23 organizations have submitted electronic letters of intent, Joshua Halsey, executive director of the Charter School Commission, said about an hour before the Tuesday afternoon deadline.

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