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AEI — School Turnarounds: Resisting the Hype, Giving Them Hope

Thursday, March 5th, 2009

American Enterprise Institute:

Today, the notion that turnarounds constitute a new, better way to solve the countless problems facing America’s schools is gaining immense popularity among reformers of all stripes. Roughly 3,300 schools are estimated to be in turnaround mode in 2008-2009, and approximately 4,900 are projected to be in 2009-2010.[1] Approximately 90 percent of these schools are in large urban districts.[2] (more…)