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Charter Schools

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  • Charters Shouldn't Get Pre-K Funds

    The editorial "Pre-K's Payoff" [April 12] suggests sensible standards, such as teacher certification, 10-to-1 student-teacher ratios, and National Association for the Education of Young Children accreditation, to be part of the proposed Smart Start classrooms.
  • All Baltimore students can succeed [Letter]

    All Baltimore students can succeed [Letter]
    As an educator, it was with genuine excitement that I read the recent editorial, "The day After graduation" (April 7), followed one day later by a commentary, "Demand for STEM workers outpaces supply" (April 8). These articles shined a bright light on a...

    Charter Funding Doesn't Help Neediest Students

    There are 10,230 pupils in the state of Connecticut who are not proficient in reading at third grade, according to the 2013 Connecticut Mastery Test report, available to everyone online. Multiply that by four and you get an idea of the number of...

    Corrections and clarifications for Wednesday, April 16, 2014

    •An editorial Monday on charter schools stated that 80 percent of seniors at Southland College Prep Charter High School in Richton Park had been accepted at a college or university. Currently, 91 percent of seniors at the school have been accepted...

    Local green trailblazers

    Andrew Aiken, president and CEO of the Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society "The zoo's carbon/fuel reduction initiative is helping us to take action to reduce our overall carbon footprint. Our mission is inspiring people to act on behalf of wildlife,...