Desegregation Linked to Closing Achievement Gap
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Desegregation Linked to Closing Achievement Gap

By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Year after year in measure after…

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The Ultimate in School Choice or School as a Commodity?
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The Ultimate in School Choice or School as a Commodity?

  (The Washington Post) – Starting next school year, any parent in Nevada can pull…

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The Roots of Atlanta’s Cheating Scandal
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The Roots of Atlanta’s Cheating Scandal

  (Politico) – Last week, a parade of educators filed into an Atlanta courtroom to…

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Common Core Testing Problems Continue with Money at Stake
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Common Core Testing Problems Continue with Money at Stake

SALLY HO, Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) — Federal funding could be at stake as…

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America is Criminalizing Black Teachers: Atlanta’s Cheating Scandal and the Racist Underbelly of Education Reform
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America is Criminalizing Black Teachers: Atlanta’s Cheating Scandal and the Racist Underbelly of Education Reform

  (Salon) – Last week, an Atlanta jury convicted 11 teachers and school administrators of…

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Urban Schools Improving Faster Than Rest of US
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Urban Schools Improving Faster Than Rest of US

BEN NUCKOLS, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Public school students in the nation’s largest cities…

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Report: Black High School Graduation Rates Lowest in Country
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Report: Black High School Graduation Rates Lowest in Country

Washington D.C. Ranks Among Worst by Zenitha Prince Special to the NNPA from the Afro-American…

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