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June 21, 2012

Non-Union Charters Do Better in Math and Science

With Education Commissioner Deborah Gist recommending that the charter expire for one of Rhode Island's charter school specifically on the grounds of its math scores, the question arises whether private-sector methods and non-union teachers might underperform their public-school peers. Comparing several charter high schools in RI shows that the lesson may be the opposite.

Posted by Justin Katz at June 21, 2012 5:23 PM
Ocean State Current