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White school district sends black kids back to failed schools

MSNBC — Hundreds of mostly poor minority students who used a controversial Missouri law to transfer out of failing schools will be sent back to their home districts next school year, following a tense battle in the legislature and a slew of politically charged decisions by the department of education. 419 more words


June 16th: Becoming a Teacher

I became a teacher because I mistakenly believed that all of the problems with schools in places like Chicago, Detroit, and Washington, DC, stemmed from the teachers. 289 more words

Parents Say Southwest Denver Schools Are Being Left Behind

DENVER (CBS4) – Some angry parents spoke out in a rally on Thursday, saying Denver Public Schools has ignored its southwest region and allowed schools there fail. 262 more words