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Joe Williams

Take the brakes off the charter movement

By Joe Williams
January 21, 2008

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THE COMMONWEALTH'S education reform effort was founded on a trade-off: enhanced accountability and expanded parental choice in return for new state funding. Student assessment testing was established, along with new curriculum standards. Charter public schools were created to expand parental choice and introduce competition. (Full article: 697 words)

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