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Study: Charter School Students Improving Faster Than Peers in Public Schools

Charter schools benefit students from poor families, black students and Hispanic English-language learners more than their peers in other groups, a study shows.

Overall, charter school students are faring better than they were four years ago, surpassing those in traditional public schools in reading gains and keeping pace in math, according to the National Charter School Study by the Center for Research on Education Outcomes at Stanford University.

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  • Eric Bana||

    It'll be interesting to see what tech can do for education. Things like Khan Academy and Newton have enormous potential. The public education system won't even be able to stop it entirely.

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