Day: October 13, 2009

Charter Schools Don’t Take the Cream, They Make More

Kathryn HickokQuickPoint!

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Do charter schools “cream” the best students from neighborhood public schools? According to a new study by Stanford economist Caroline Hoxby, the answer is “no.” Last week the Wall Street Journal reported that charges of charter schools “cherry-picking” the best students is inaccurate. (more…)

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