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Schools of Thought (the Ascend blog)

Our common cause: Black Lives Matter and urban charters

This summer, both the NAACP and the Movement for Black Lives, a network of Black Lives Matter organizations, proposed moratoriums on the growth of charter schools. That the venerable NAACP, long captive to…

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On the path to educational equality

It’s working! Ascend’s innovative liberal arts curriculum and unique cultural model are fostering an abiding love of learning and raising achievement levels.

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