Letter | Skeptical of charter optimism

Letter | Skeptical of charter optimism
I wish I shared Terry I. Brooks' optimism in his op-ed "Extremism on charters is a major barrier." He seems convinced that if/when Kentucky accepts charter schools they will be transparently non-profit and they will legitimately accept any child …
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Charter to add minorities to its board as part of new diversity pledge
Charter Communications has signed a memorandum of agreement with a group of organizations focused on diversity, pledging to appoint a chief diversity officer and appoint more minorities to its board. Charter plans to appoint an African-American, …
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Charter school lobby misleads lawmakers: Letter

Charter school lobby misleads lawmakers: Letter
I encourage our lawmakers to read the 2009 and 2013 studies conducted by Stanford University Center For Research on Educational Outcomes. CREDO studies conducted in about half our states compared educational outcomes of public schools and …
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Forsyth's Alliance Academy for Innovation drops charter, proceeds under IE2
DAHLONEGA — Plans for a proposed college and career academy took a turn Thursday when the Forsyth County Board of Education agreed to drop the charter structure from the public school's foundation. The decision, which did not require a formal vote, …
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Barack Obama Charter (17) at Newark Central (97) – Boys Basketball
De'End McRae scored 17 points for Newark Central in a 97-17 victory over Barack Obama Charter at the Martin Luther King Jr. Classic at Barringer in Newark. Jaleel Martin finished with 16 points and seven steals for Newark Central, which opened on a 32 …
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