Behind the Headline: More State Takeovers of Public Schools Possible

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More State Takeovers of Public Schools Possible
2/10/15| USA Today

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The Recovery School District
4/26/13 | Education Next blog

Last month, the Arkansas State Board of Education took control of the schools in Little Rock. In USA Today, Greg Toppo looks at why states sometimes step in and take control of school districts and whether it is likely to become more common.

Andy Smarick reviewed a report about Tennessee’s efforts to turn around some struggling schools here.

Jed Horne wrote about Louisiana’s Recovery School District here.

– Education Next

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