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Massachusetts Governor Has 37,000 Reasons To Get This Charter Bill Passed

Governor Baker of Massachusetts announces his charter bill at The Brooke School.  The Governor of Massachusetts promised to work toward lifting the state’s charter school cap and this week we learned that he has lived up to his promise. Charlie Baker, a Republican Governor, has been unequivocal about his belief that charters are an essential… Continue reading Massachusetts Governor Has 37,000 Reasons To Get This Charter Bill Passed

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Dems Cave to Union Pressure and Force Cancellation of Education Summit in Iowa

We don’t want to talk about education. Sorry.  We now know where the the proverbial ‘red line’ falls for the Democratic presidential candidates and it’s not in Syria or Russia. It’s in Iowa and comes in the form of an Education Summit to discuss K-12 education policy. They don’t quake in their boots over geopolitical… Continue reading Dems Cave to Union Pressure and Force Cancellation of Education Summit in Iowa

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A Big Award for A Principal From the Smallest State

The National Principal of the Year for 2015 is Alan Tenreiro and he proudly hails from our little state of Rhode Island. When you live in a state as small as ours, big honors feel even bigger and that’s what many are experiencing today with the announcement that a local school leader has been selected… Continue reading A Big Award for A Principal From the Smallest State