CCS, others at Race to the Top starting line

The application period for Ohio’s public school districts and charter schools to join the state’s Race to the Top (RttT) application expired on Friday, Jan. 8.

The most recent list released by the Ohio Department of Education (ODE) contains the names of 483 traditional public school districts and charter schools as participating Local Education Agencies in the states RttT efforts.

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CCS "Seriously Outperforms" Columbus Charter Schools

711788843_e6c0e694d4_m.jpgCharter schools often claim to be better than traditional public schools. But the recent release of ODE report cards proves otherwise.

For example, a larger percentage of schools in the “Big 8” urban districts made Adequate Yearly Progress than the charter schools operating in those areas. Statewide, nearly twice as many charter schools were rated in “Academic Emergency” than were traditional public schools.

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