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The Real Truth on Charter Schools

Far-out ideologues want to destroy public education in Geogia

Far-out ideologues want to destroy public education in Georgia
By ELLIOTT BRACK
Editor and publisher
GwinnettForum.com

OCT. 12, 2012 -- Let’s take a moment and consider what a charter school essentially is.

 

It is not like regular public schools. While charter school funding comes from public sources, charter schools essentially are public versions of private schools. If Amendment One passes next month, that could upend public education in Georgia.

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Study shows charter schools still lag behind traditional public schools in test scores and are increasingly segregated by race and income (University of Minnesota)

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Study shows charter schools still lag behind traditional public schools in test scores and are increasingly segregated by race and income

Contacts: Cynthia Huff, U of M Law School, huffx070@umn.edu, (612) 625-6691
Myron Orfield, Institute on Race and Poverty, orfield@umn.edu, (612) 625-7976
Jeff Falk, University News Service, jfalk@umn.edu, (612) 626-1720

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