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  • Charters & Choice News Roundup: School Choice and Students of Color

    “This week on the Charters & Choice news roundup, I’m featuring a couple of stories that examine, at least in part, the growing number of minority students in home school and private schools.” Read more here…

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  • Better way to assess a school

    The “bottom line” is that the analogy of educational success measurements and the measurements of a business’s success is salient. It may soon assist us with the task of determining where to allocate precious public school resources and how to recognize the schools earning a high EPS, or “education per student.” READ MORE HERE..

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  • Already a friend to charter schools, Wisconsin could see more growth under budget proposal

    Walker’s 2015-17 spending plan includes creation of a state board attached to the Department of Public Instruction that would approve independent charter school authorizers anywhere in the state. The budget would allow governing boards that open charter schools to open more schools so long as the first school governed by their initial contract showed high […]

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  • School Performance Grades PP by DPI, Jan. 2015

    Here is a Power Point by DPI showing how the school performance grades released February 5, 2015, were determined. School Performance Grades

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  • Marty McCarthy: “Do you want your child to have a bright future”? Part 3

    Marty McCarthy was Rector of St. John’s Episcopal Church, Charlotte from late 1995 to 2008. During that time he initiated and helped form Trinity Episcopal School (www.tescharlotte.org), which opened in 2000. Then having concluded the stronger model of education was classical he initiated and helped form Palisades Episcopal School (www.pescharlotte.org), which opened in 2010. Then […]

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  • Marty McCarthy: “Do you want your child to have a bright future”? Part 2

    Marty McCarthy was Rector of St. John’s Episcopal Church, Charlotte from late 1995 to 2008. During that time he initiated and helped form Trinity Episcopal School (www.tescharlotte.org), which opened in 2000. Then having concluded the stronger model of education was classical he initiated and helped form Palisades Episcopal School (www.pescharlotte.org), which opened in 2010. Then […]

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