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Ga. CTE students showcase skills


  • Augusta Chronicle (Ga.), The

Technical students from nine Georgia high schools welded metal, built stud walls and assembled plumbing models in a state challenge to test trade skills. Local employers judged the students' projects … Read More

Special-ed costs strain some charter-school budgets


  • Education Week (tiered subscription model)

Many charter schools that focus on students with disabilities are challenged to obtain the funding to serve students' needs. However, while charter schools may lack the economies of scale that public-… Read More