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Charter schools pushed
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Feb 9, 1:29 PM:

Charter schools, sex ed policies are on the drawing in the Legislature. Minimal reporting on each subject leads to a desire to understand more.

Miss. charter school legislation opposed
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Feb 9, 1:22 PM:

MS NAACP challenges legislation allowing charter school expansion citing uneven funding for public schools.  MS already falls at the bottom of achievement rankings and some clearly think charters are a way to help turn things >

Another option: New charter school to open in Jerome
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Feb 7, 1:58 PM:

Worries about new charter deflecting funds from district. Problem is what these schools aren't doing to meet students' educational needs.

Rally seeks support for fully funding Miss. schools
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Jan 28, 11:59 AM:

A quick report on a rally against education cuts in MS. But are protestors misguided in thinking that funding is the main problem? Some info on how other states manage to use small budgets effectively would further this article. >

School chief: Changes coming
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Jan 28, 11:46 AM:

 

Briefly mentions some minor improvements teachers could make, and teacher evaluations, but not core issues they could improve upon, and omits measures like school choice altogether. 

 

School chief: Changes coming
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Jan 28, 11:42 AM:

This short article reports on School Chief Buchanan’s attempt to get teachers ready for the upcoming changes in education. Mississippi scores F on ed reform so what ARE these “changes” Buchanan is talking about? >

District aim is improvement | mcherald.com | The Madison County Herald
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Jan 20, 1:08 PM:

Two schools in Madison county are at risk for failing leaving the possibility for the parents to petition for conversion to charter schools.  In Mississippi 12 schools have been allowed to convert to charter schools through the >

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