Charter Schools: Not Good at Innovation?

Jun 5, 2015

NOT A STRONG SUIT? Charter schools are crappy at innovation, asserts Fast Company’s Ainsley O’Connell. “Individualization has not been charters’ strength,” she writes, specifically referencing the “No excuses” culture in charters like KIPP. But she sees hope in New Orleans and the “microschools” incubator that 4.0 Schools recently launched. What do you think?

Charter Schools: Not Good at Innovation?

Jun 5, 2015

NOT A STRONG SUIT? Charter schools are crappy at innovation, asserts Fast Company’s Ainsley O’Connell. “Individualization has not been charters’ strength,” she writes, specifically referencing the “No excuses” culture in charters like KIPP. But she sees hope in New Orleans and the “microschools” incubator that 4.0 Schools recently launched. What do you think?

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