State to End Exclusive Contract with Education Achievement Authority

Feb 19, 2014
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The achievement authority, founded three years ago, oversees failing schools in the state that don’t seem to be improving.

Source: Freep

State Superintendent Mike Flanagan has notified the Education Achievement Authority - the controversial system for the worst-performing schools in the state - that he will terminate an exclusive contract the authority has with the Michigan Department of Education. The termination will be effective Feb. 18, 2015.

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