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    Posted Dec. 1, 2021

    When Charters Grow From Communities, They Can and Do Increase Equity

    BES (Build, Excel, Sustain) started its Fellowship program 20 years ago to support school leaders with the preparation and professional development they needed to design,…

    By Aasimah Navlakhi

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    Posted Dec. 1, 2021

    The Gifted and Talented Debates Aren’t About Rigor, They’re About Access

    An interesting, complicated, and rather polarizing trend is going around in American education, and it has to do with special admission schools and the designation…

    By Zachary Wright 

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    Posted Nov. 30, 2021

    Principals Must Be Hope Dealers In Schools and Communities

    During a recent conversation, Murleen Coakley, principal of Greenfield Union in the Detroit Public Schools Community District, reminded me how much being a great principal…

    By Robert Simmons

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