Charter schools in New York will soon be able to certify their own teachers--a measure the unions are hoping to fight in court.
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Just as it did recently with teacher evaluations tied to student achievement tests, New York is posed to walk back its efforts to heighten the requirements for entrance into the teaching profession.
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