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Low Performing Schools in Urban High Poverty Communities

Categories: Education,Income/Poverty,Laws/Regulations,Urban Issues,Virginia Issues

http://jlarc.virginia.gov/reports/Rpt454.pdf

Examines options for improving weak schools in urban poverty areas and recommends against promoting a local takeover strategy.  Calls for Virginia’s takeover statute to be repealed.  Draft report from the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission