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Chamber report: Metro school reforms head in right direction but progress crawls forward

by Andrea Zelinski | Dec 17, 2012
Charter schools took center stage in the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce's annual education report card that found district reforms heading in the right direction but that progress improving student performance is at a crawl.

District, city and business officials at the report’s unveiling Monday treaded carefully around talk about the emphasis privately run but publicly funded charter schools should have in the district at a time when the issue of charter schools has become a political lightning rod.

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