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Tune out politics to discover harm school reform really has wrought

By Alan Isbell

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, May 20, 2014

~~<p>Tune out the political noise about so-called improvements to Hawaii public schools and the truth can be heard that the reform touted here is actually roundly despised by those directly affected at the bottom.</p>
<p>An independent survey by two retired Hawaii principals found that most of Hawaii's public school principals are echoing the harsh criticism made earlier by teachers that the reform handed down from above is quite possibly doing far more harm than good.</p>
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Tune out the political noise about so-called improvements to Hawaii public schools and the truth can be heard that the reform touted here is actually roundly despised by those directly affected at the bottom.

An independent survey by two retired Hawaii principals found that most of Hawaii's public school principals are echoing the harsh criticism made earlier by teachers that the reform handed down from above is quite possibly doing far more harm than good. Login for more...



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