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Debate: What if every Texas school got a letter grade rating, A through F?

Parents, would you find it helpful if every school in Texas got a letter grade, A-F? Do letter grade ratings give parents a useful yardstick for quality? Or, do they oversimplify and obscure the differences among schools? Please leave a … Continue reading

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Carpe Diem Schools national expansion: coming soon to San Antonio, Texas?

I am following several Generation 18 charter applications at the Texas Education Agency this year, including Rocketship (earlier post), Montessori For All (earlier post), and Carpe Diem Schools (earlier post). Researching Carpe Diem, I came across an enthusiastic blog post from 2010, when education … Continue reading

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Carpe Diem Schools wants to bring blended learning to San Antonio

Carpe Diem Learning Systems, nationally known for its blended learning model, is applying for a Texas charter this year and is looking at San Antonio for Fall 2014. Maybe you’ve read about Carpe Diem’s success in Yuma, Arizona. “Education Nation: … Continue reading

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Carpe Diem Schools information session February 16

Look who’s coming to Texas! Carpe Diem Schools is looking at opening a campus in San Antonio for Fall 2014. In the first year, the campus would serve grades 6-10; eventually, the campus would serve grades 6-12. Carpe Diem is a charter … Continue reading

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Carpe Diem: blended learning comes to Indianapolis

As mentioned earlier, Carpe Diem Schools is one of the high-performing charter school operators that is expanding to other states. Carpe Diem is based in Yuma, Arizona, but this fall it opened a new school in Indianapolis — Carpe Diem Meridian. Carpe … Continue reading

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