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Author(s):WestEd
Title:Charter high schools: Closing the achievement gap
Source:http://www.ed.gov/admins/comm/choice/charterhs/...
Date:2006
Organization:US Department of Education
Short Description:This guide profiles eight charter secondary schools that are making headway in meeting the achievement challenge.
Annotation:This guide profiles eight charter secondary schools that are making headway in meeting the achievement challenge. They are introduced here so their practices can inspire and inform other school communities striving to ensure that all of their students, regardless of their race, ZIP code, learning differences, or home language, are successful learners capable of meeting high academic standards.
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Achievement Gap
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Educational Attainment/College Degree Completion
High School
Low-Income Students
Minority/Race/Ethnicity
Preparation/College Readiness
School Reform

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