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Former dean questions costs of 'no excuses' charter schools on students of color
“No excuses” charter schools have become a prominent feature of modern school reform. What exactly are they? This is how Joan Goodman, a professor in the Graduate School of Education at the University of Pennsylvania and director of the school's Teach …
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Desert Sky's financial proposals cause concern in Redmond
REDMOND — Redmond School Board members have rejected an application by a Montessori charter school as incomplete. Supporters of Desert Sky Montessori School attended the meeting Wednesday, where Lauren Lester, a lawyer with the High Desert …
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Pomp and Circumstance for 16 Vista Charter graduates
Barela shared her story with 12 fellow graduates, friends and family gathered at Montrose Pavilion. After struggling through two high schools with bad grades, an abusive relationship and anxiety about going to class, she came to the charter school.
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