Two school leaders show what happens when educators put turf battles aside in the best interest of kids.
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High quality public charter operators authorized by the Achievement School District (ASD) will serve roughly 3,000 more students next year. Following a school matching process to carefully weigh data and listen to parents, the ASD decided today to add one new school in Nashville and six in Memphis, bringing the total number of ASD schools in 2015-16 to 30, serving nearly 10,000 total students.
Green Dot Public Schools focusing on building community ties, not matching with Raleigh-Egypt High School
Green Dot Public Schools, the public charter operator interested in matching with Raleigh-Egypt High School, has decided not to match with Raleigh-Egypt High as part of this year’s process. Green Dot is honoring the Raleigh-Egypt community’s request to wait a year and is planning to strengthen its ties with the Memphis community while they focus on their other two schools in Memphis.