Class Struggle: at-promise students

Posted at 10:00 PM ET, 11/15/2009

Want to eliminate at-risk kids? Call them something else.

I sympathize with those who may not be comfortable with the latest plan to rid our schools of at-risk kids. Several educators across the country, including Alexandria city schools superintendent Morton Sherman, have decided not to call them that...

By Jay Mathews  |  10:00 PM ET, 11/15/2009 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Metro Monday | Tags:  Alexandria City Schools, achievement gap, at-promise students, at-risk students, political correctness