Thank you to everyone who attended the forum on our public schools. It was inspiring to hear about all of the good work going on in New Bedford public schools. And the conversations about ways to make our schools even better are only the beginning. As community leaders made clear, we cannot afford to lose another $15 million to charter schools. Let’s work together to provide excellent schools for all New Bedford students.
YOU ARE AN EDUCATION RESEARCHER sent to discover best practices in urban schools so that you can replicate them to create results for more kids—kids who you believe are trapped in mediocre schools. You look at three exemplar schools to scale up: School A has 336 students and rates in the state’s 85th accountability percentile,(…)