Philadelphia, Boston, Denver, New Orleans, Hartford, Conn., and Spring Branch, Texas, were awarded grants from the Gates Foundation to foster collaboration and reduce tension between district and charter schools.
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December 05, 2012
August 29, 2012
Local charitable organizations are taking a more active stance in guiding education policy discussions in their communities.
April 03, 2012
The districts, which will be awarded $1 million in scholarship money for their students, represent some newcomers to the competition as well as two repeat finalists.
March 07, 2012
The Bentonville, Ark.-based organization continued its support for organizations that promote charter schools and school choice.
December 30, 2011
Test tampering in Atlanta, Arlene Ackerman's departure from Philadelphia: both were among the most-read blog posts in District Dossier in 2011.
December 21, 2011
Say Yes to Education, currently working with the school district in Syracuse, will partner with community groups to offer comprehensive supports for Buffalo families.