Topic: Justin Cohen
One school in Chicago shows the promise and pitfalls of a federal effort to turn around the nation's bottom-tier schools.
03/26/2011 01:51 pm
An examination of poorly performing schools underlines how hard it is to turn them around.
12/14/2010 01:51 pm
Central Falls High School had fired its staff as part of a strategy for failing schools. Now, the Rhode Island school has reached a tentative agreement to keep the staff but make other changes.
05/17/2010 03:14 pm
Beach High School in Savannah, Georgia, will fire all teachers and then rehire some as part of a plan to improve chronic low performance. The number of schools resorting to mass teacher firings is on the rise.
03/26/2010 05:37 pm