Arne Duncan goes DC

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There was/is the big push to centralize health care. Now centralize…

Charters and disadvantaged students

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We've had some long discussions with legislators and the media…

Good news on charter performance

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From Marc Kenen of the Mass Charter School Association comes…

How is this for pushing hard to obtain Race to the Top Funds?

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In a recent post, I pointed to the new Commissioner of Education…

Will the Gloucester mess impact the charter cap lift?

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Whether House Education Committee Chair Marty Walz was deflecting…

Charter Watch, August 11

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Thus begins our series of posts on how people are moving the…

Will MA forfeit education stimulus dollars?

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EdNews.org passes on this AP report on US Ed Secretary Arne Duncan's…

Patrick comes out for school choice!

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Your Excellency, We at Pioneer were feeling as double-crossed…

School choice programs increase 84 percent in 5 years

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No, not here, silly. In the rest of the United States! Do I have…

WaPo on Michelle Rhee and quality teachers

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The keynote for this year's Better Government Competition, which…

Michelle Rhee takes out the knife

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From the Washingtonian.com piece on Michelle Rhee, the chancellor…

NYC charter to pay teachers more than lawyers

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But the unions don't like this idea. A proposed New York City…

Milwaukee Voucher Students Have Diploma Edge

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Thanks to the folks at the Rhode Island Statewide Coalition for…

MATCH School inspires my home town

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The Mayor of my home town (Cumberland, RI), Daniel McKee, is…