Sunday, May 2, 2010

Mixed Success at Charter Schools

Charter schools have become the pet push of many leading celebrities, but reviews are mixed:
"...fewer than one-fifth of charter schools nationally offered a better education than comparable local schools, almost half offered an equivalent education and more than a third, 37 percent, were 'significantly worse.'”
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/05/02/education/02charters.html

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