Education wasn't necessarily a prominent topic at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland this week, but when it was mentioned, the focus was on school choice.
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July 13, 2016
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July 05, 2016
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June 29, 2016
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June 28, 2016
The Walton Foundation has identified access to facilities as one of the biggest barriers to expanding charter schools nationally.
June 28, 2016
Charter schools should rework discipline policies and cut back on suspensions, U.S. Education Secretary John B. King Jr. will say at the National Charter School Conference in Nashville Tuesday.
June 27, 2016
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June 23, 2016
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June 16, 2016
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