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Document Number: 10963

Charter School Demand and Effectiveness: A Boston Update - Attending a charter school in Boston significantly boosts test scores and proficiency. Biggest gains on standardized tests in Boston charter schools were for minorities and for English language learners. Those most likely to succeed in Boston charter schools were least likely to enroll in them, especially in middle school. (Sarah R. Cohodes et al., The Boston Foundation and New Schools Venture Fund, October 2013)...


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