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Stamford Advocate
Wendy Lecker: Education reform should come from withinin top-down reform for struggling districts is state takeover. Two much-hyped s
Stamford Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
in top-down reform for struggling districts is state takeover. Two much-hyped state takeovers occurred in Tennessee — the Achievement School District (“ASD”), and Detroit — the Educational Achievement Authority (“EAA”). After years of consistent... Read more
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Op-Ed News
What's the link between charter schools, political donations and teacher certification in New York? by Carol Burrisclosed based on unfair letter-based grading schemes. By means of school closur
Op-Ed News / Posted 15 days ago
closed based on unfair letter-based grading schemes. By means of school closures and failed takeover practices like the Achievement School District, disadvantaged communities lose their public schools to charter schools. Not only do such... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Superintendent wants to propose plan for struggling iZone schoolsstate to support the five schools. If not, she said, at least some of the schoo
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 28 days ago
state to support the five schools. If not, she said, at least some of the schools likely will be placed in the state-run Achievement School District. McQueen previously said the state is obligated to intervene, as Brainerd High, Dalewood Middle,... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
School Board Shoves Backrepelling the state’s unwanted help. McQueen has said she will decide later th
The Chattanoogan / Posted 28 days ago
repelling the state’s unwanted help. McQueen has said she will decide later this summer if she’ll use her much-maligned Achievement School District (ASD) to take over the five inner-city schools completely or form a lop-sided partnership with... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
County School Board Members, Rep. Favors Rap State Take-Over Plans For Low Performing Schools; New Superintendent To Come Up With Community PlanCandice McQueen has said the schools need to decide by the end of August whethe
The Chattanoogan / Posted 28 days ago
Candice McQueen has said the schools need to decide by the end of August whether there will be a state-takeover through the Achievement School District or through the new partnership idea in which a separate school board would be created with a... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
County School Board Members Rap State Take-Over Plans For Low Performing Schools; New Superintendent To Come Up With Community PlanCandice McQueen has said the schools need to decide by the end of August whethe
The Chattanoogan / Posted 28 days ago
Candice McQueen has said the schools need to decide by the end of August whether there will be a state-takeover through the Achievement School District or through the new partnership idea in which a separate school board would be created with a... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Our Super’s First Hurdletelling the group “No is not an option.” Instead, she laid out two scenarios. T
The Chattanoogan / Posted 1 months ago
telling the group “No is not an option.” Instead, she laid out two scenarios. The first would be that the state’s Achievement School District would completely rule the schools, providing new principals, teachers and staff instead of the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tennessee pursuing partnership to improve Hamilton County's lowest-performing schoolsapproved. State Rep. JoAnne Favors, D-Chattanooga, said she is against the ide
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 1 months ago
approved. State Rep. JoAnne Favors, D-Chattanooga, said she is against the idea of the Partnership Zone and the state-run Achievement School District, which hasn't posted strong results in Shelby County. "I am very concerned and many of my... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
The ‘Real’ McQueenMcQueen presented the school board with the two choices – either accept between
The Chattanoogan / Posted 1 months ago
McQueen presented the school board with the two choices – either accept between the proposed Partnership or her state-run Achievement School District – which would completely take over the schools, replacing principals, teachers and staff. Since... Read more
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