Topic: American Educational Research Association

Charter Schools No Cure-All for Black Students, Says Study

April 11, 2012

Despite being promoted as a viable alternative to traditional public schools, privately owned charter schools in Texas have higher attrition rates for black students than comparable urban public schools, says a University of Texas at Austin study.

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Educating school systems on how to reward teachers for student success is aim of LBJ School study

April 12, 2010

When President Barack Obama announced his Race to the Top program in the summer of 2009, the national conversation seemed to focus solely on one issue, teacher incentive pay.

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