The Verdict on Charter Schools?
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The Verdict on Charter Schools?

(The Atlantic) – A few years ago, Pablo Alba was called to the principal’s office…

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Another Black School Closure: HISD Terminates Hope Academy Charter School Contract
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Another Black School Closure: HISD Terminates Hope Academy Charter School Contract

by Jeffrey L. Boney Special to the NNPA from the Houston Forward Times This past…

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Closing Achievement Gaps Requires More than Education Reform
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Closing Achievement Gaps Requires More than Education Reform

By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Education reform alone isn’t enough…

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States Move to Reduce Time Spent on Common Core-Based Exam
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States Move to Reduce Time Spent on Common Core-Based Exam

KRISTEN WYATT, Associated Press DENVER (AP) — Students in 11 states and the District of…

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States Vary in Success at Improving High School Grad Rates
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States Vary in Success at Improving High School Grad Rates

KIMBERLY HEFLING, AP Education Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The record high American graduation rate masks…

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GED Test-Takers Rushing to Meet Dec. 31 Deadline
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GED Test-Takers Rushing to Meet Dec. 31 Deadline

by KIMBERLY HEFLING, AP Education Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans who passed part, but not…

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