More Michigan parents opt for charter schools

12/19/2005 | Detroit News, The

Charter school enrollments in Michigan surged by 13% last year, as families flocked to schools that they considered safer and more personal than local ones. A spokesman for the school system in Detroit, where charter enrollments grew by 22.5% last year, says parents don't realize that academic standards are often higher in traditional schools than in charters.

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