Charlotte Observer, "districts…in the business of competing…"

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools may turn to a long-ago innovation – magnet schools – to become newly competitive in the evolving education marketplace.

That’s right – we said “marketplace.” Public schools are no longer just about giving students the strongest education possible. More than ever, districts like CMS are in the business of competing for those students, who have a growing number of charter and private school choices. READ MORE HERE…