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A progress report on the reforms in D.C. public schools

Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight of Government Management, Restructuring, and the ... first session, September 8, 1997 (S. hrg)

by United States

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ISBN 100160562309
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  Reforms that give parents greater ability to choose their children's schools continue to expand across the nation. Just a decade ago, only a few school choice programs existed. Today, a dozen.   Kaya Henderson is best known for her role as Chancellor of D.C. Public Schools (DCPS) from Her tenure was marked by consecutive years of enrollment growth, the highest graduation rates in the district’s history, and the largest growth of any urban district on the NAEP over multiple years.


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