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Charter schools worthy but need better oversight


POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Dec 21, 2013

~~<p>There's a danger emanating from this week's raid on one particularly troubled public charter school, one that goes beyond the impacts on the particular institution, the Myron B. Thompson Academy.</p>
<p>That is: The lingering woes at the academy, where ethics problems have tarnished its reputation for almost three years, will also detract from the truly good work being done by other schools in the state's charter network.</p>
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There's a danger emanating from this week's raid on one particularly troubled public charter school, one that goes beyond the impacts on the particular institution, the Myron B. Thompson Academy.

That is: The lingering woes at the academy, where ethics problems have tarnished its reputation for almost three years, will also detract from the truly good work being done by other schools in the state's charter network. Login for more...



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