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On Governance: Pressing Forward
on Quality and Equity


New Orleans has the opportunity to create the first system in the country where a locally elected school board oversees a district comprised almost entirely of autonomous charter schools. Yesterday, a bill was introduced in Louisiana’s senate education committee that… Read More