Charting a Course for Charter Schools- CS Monitor
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Charting a Course for Charter Schools- CS Monitor

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Charting a Course for Charter Schools describes a charter school movement that is becoming increasingly responsive and supportive as it grows. Gone are the days of strict behavioral policies and exclusion. Todays Charter Schools, particularly those Education Success Network partners with, provide relationship-based and trauma-sensitive approaches, offer supports to families as well as students, and welcome and accomodate students with highly diverse learning needs.

"As the movement matures, that is changing. Case in point: Mastery Charter Schools in Philadelphia, where chief executive Scott Gordon has moved from a “no excuses” approach with students to one that takes into account students’ backgrounds and the communities they come from, much as traditional public schools do."

http://www.csmonitor.com/Commentary/upfront-blog/2016/0327/Charting-a-co...

 

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