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Monday, September 13, 2010

New standards for charter schools

Posted By on Mon, Sep 13, 2010 at 3:46 PM

The State Board of Education met today. Details here, including a vote to declare the Helena-West Helena School District in fiscal distress and a discussion of new standards to evaluate new applications for charter schools and evaluate existing charter schools. The standards on quality and performance were taken from other states and recommendations of national organizations.

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