OEA President Frost-Brooks: Charters Need More Than Money

Copyright Brian Fenstermacher.From today’s Dispatch…

The Thomas B. Fordham Institute’s Chester E. Finn Jr. acknowledged grave shortcomings of charter schools in Ohio (“How to boost Ohio’s charter schools,” Forum, Dec. 11). But these schools are not just “mediocre,” as Finn concedes; 60 percent of the charter schools in the state’s largest urban districts are in academic emergency or academic watch.

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