Behind the Headline: Microsoft’s Philly high school traveled rocky road

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Microsoft’s Philly high school traveled rocky road
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High School 2.0
Spring 2010 | Education Next

Philadelphia’s School of the Future graduates its first senior class today, and every graduate is headed for an institution of higher learning. In the Spring 2010 issue of Ed Next, Dale Mezzacappa described the struggles of the Microsoft-designed school in its first three years, which included leadership turnover, hiring problems, and changing directives from the school district.

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