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Teachers consider plan to convert Bullard High to a charter school
Some teachers at Bullard High are pushing to convert from a public school to a charter school in an effort to break away from Fresno Unified School District's oversight. The push comes after recent concerns on campus that the district's student …
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Can charter school operators save sinking Atlanta schools?
The state could close them, turn them into charter schools or run them itself. As districts nationally face takeovers under similar plans, Atlanta is one of the few to attempt drastic steps to get ahead of the bulldozer and cling to some measure of …
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Local charter school favors new contract bill
Joel Lovstedt, the administrator of Connor Academy in Chubbuck, said he likes the "flexibility" the charter school bill on teacher contracts provides. It's that "flexibility" that has many education stakeholders concerned, though.