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Charter Schools and Backfill: The Debate We’re Not Having
Education Next blog | 4/21/15


Should charter schools be forced to backfill — to admit new students whenever they have an open seat because a student has left? Charter school advocates are divided over this issue. Paul Hill and Robin Lake of CRPE lay out their positions for and against backfilling on The Lens, the blog of CRPE.

Robert Pondiscio wrote about the issue of backfilling earlier this year on the Ed Next blog.

Chester E. Finn, Jr. explains “On the Charter Backfill Debate, I’m with #TeamPaul

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