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Brooklyn Excelsior Charter School Turns Past Trials into Triumphs

Ten years ago, during the height of the national debate around the positive and negative impacts of charter schools in urban environments, critics had a pretty strong argument: The argument was that, in urban centers, the practice of screening in the brightest and/or expelling the “problem” students served to further “ghetto-ize” the surrounding public schools. […]