Jane Watson Writes, Charters are Not Needed
As published in the Yakima Herald-Republic Charters not needed November 1, 2012
To the editor — Thank you for the Oct. 24 article and editorial concerning charter schools.
Parents and older students do have a variety
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3. FUND SCHOOLS EQUITABLY.. We must invest in American innovation.
Cautions… Federal Education Policies that Undermine Democracy and Local Control
How Recent Education Reforms Undermine Local School Governance and Democratic Education
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