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KTNV Las Vegas
State of Nevada looking to take over handful of CCSD schoolsa West Prep Middle School student. Both state and CCSD leaders say that wouldn
State of Nevada looking to take over handful of CCSD schools
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 2 hours ago
a West Prep Middle School student. Both state and CCSD leaders say that wouldn't be the case. The new law that created the Achievement School District requires the new charter schools to accept students in that zone before anyone else. “I think... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
LETTERS, Sept. 9: What about the issues? True public servantscertainly not surprised that the State Board of Education could come up with so
LETTERS, Sept. 9: What about the issues? True public servants
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 19 days ago
certainly not surprised that the State Board of Education could come up with something as wildly ridiculous as the Achievement School District (although one could argue that it should be called the Underachievement School District). What... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Shelby County commission pitches pay raise for school boardthe board has had, in particular with the Innovation Zone school turnaround mod
Shelby County commission pitches pay raise for school board
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 20 days ago
the board has had, in particular with the Innovation Zone school turnaround model, which is outperforming the state's Achievement School District model. The school board is putting in the hours and seeing results, she said. Funding for the... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
SCS relaunches attendance campaign after slow first yearyear, we'll have a greater impact because we'll be able to have more energy tow
SCS relaunches attendance campaign after slow first year
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 26 days ago
year, we'll have a greater impact because we'll be able to have more energy toward those schools," she said. The state-run Achievement School District is part of the campaign, although the ASD, which had 29 schools in Memphis last year and two in... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
Now open: The Kitchen at Shelby Farms.it?'" So far, Musk and company have built 65 Learning Gardens at Shelby County
Now open: The Kitchen at Shelby Farms.
The Memphis Flyer / Posted 27 days ago
it?'" So far, Musk and company have built 65 Learning Gardens at Shelby County Schools, Jubilee Catholic Schools, and the Achievement School District, with three more approved so far. Their goal is to build 100 in Memphis. A percentage of... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
GAE president calls proposed Amendment 1 ‘misleading’include Louisiana’s Recovery School District, enacted in 2003 under former Loui
GAE president calls proposed Amendment 1 ‘misleading’
Statesboro Herald / Posted 28 days ago
include Louisiana’s Recovery School District, enacted in 2003 under former Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, and Tennessee’s Achievement School District, created in 2011. But Chapman said these and similar intervention efforts in other states... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
5 things to know about North Carolina's Achievement School DistrictNorth Carolina's newest school district. On July 22, Gov. Pat McCrory signed H
5 things to know about North Carolina's Achievement School District
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 28 days ago
North Carolina's newest school district. On July 22, Gov. Pat McCrory signed House Bill 1080, creating the North Carolina Achievement School District (ASD). Based on a program in Tennessee, the ASD will take control of five low-performing... Read more
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Op-Ed News
School reform: Ga. PTA says ballot wording deceptiveschools. The amendment would eviscerate local control and create a statewide di
School reform: Ga. PTA says ballot wording deceptive
Op-Ed News / Posted 29 days ago
schools. The amendment would eviscerate local control and create a statewide district modeled on Tennessee's failed Achievement School District. The takeover district would be called the "opportunity school district." ORWELL IAN--it claims... Read more
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Arkansas Times
School takeovers erode democracy, target minority communitiesnumber of takeovers have been inflicted on African-American communities. As we
School takeovers erode democracy, target minority communities
Arkansas Times / Posted 30 days ago
number of takeovers have been inflicted on African-American communities. As we know from the failure of the Achievement School District, these takeovers have a bad track record. What do they accomplish? They nullify parent and... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Erik, giant green Viking statue, may greet Hillcrest students again after renovationMemphis school. Formerly with Shelby County Schools, Hillcrest opened this mont
Erik, giant green Viking statue, may greet Hillcrest students again after renovation
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted a month ago
Memphis school. Formerly with Shelby County Schools, Hillcrest opened this month as a charter school under the state-run Achievement School District. The California-based charter operator already has given Erik a fresh coat of paint and new... Read more

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