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  • The time is now to overhaul the K-12 at-risk program

    The time is now to overhaul the K-12 at-risk program0

    The focus of schools should be on student achievement and now is the time for a K-12 at-risk program model that does just that. The new model has three basic components: (1) programmatic, (2) financial, and (3) accountability/oversight. Why is the new approach necessary? Since its inception in 1992, the Kansas K-12 at-risk program has

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  • A reminder that low-income students perform better in private schools

    A reminder that low-income students perform better in private schools0

    The eleventh annual National School Choice Week is a perfect time to serve as a reminder that private schools do a better job of getting low-income students college/career ready than public schools. As KPI has shown in previous years, a much higher percentage of students attending parochial schools in Kansas urban areas scored more college/career

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