Class Struggle: KIPP helps worst students

Posted at 05:30 AM ET, 03/05/2010

KIPP helps worst students, study says

Among the many controversies surrounding the Knowledge Is Power Program, the nation's most successful charter school network, is the suggestion that KIPP scores look good because their weakest students drop out. A new and unusually careful survey has found that in the case of at least one KIPP school, that's not true.

By Jay Mathews  |  05:30 AM ET, 03/05/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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