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EXPLAIN IT TO ME: MPS attack on Carmen charter

EXPLAIN IT TO ME: MPS attack on Carmen charter

EXPLAIN IT TO ME: MPS attack on Carmen charter WHAT HAPPENED? Last night, around 80 speakers on all sides came to testify at the Milwaukee Public Schools board meeting about hostile action against Carmen, a higher-performing charter school ...
REFORMER OF THE MONTH: Dr. Kurt Owens

REFORMER OF THE MONTH: Dr. Kurt Owens

Our Reformer of the month is the Founder and President of Bridge Builders Milwaukee, Dr. Kurt Owens! Bridge Builders Milwaukee’s mission is to, “inspire inner-city innovation that will holistically transform neighborhoods one block at a ...
EXPLAIN IT TO ME: MPS charter attack on the run!

EXPLAIN IT TO ME: MPS charter attack on the run!

EXPLAIN IT TO ME: MPS charter attack on the run! WHAT HAPPENED? About 60 staff, parents, and students from Carmen, a higher-performing charter school network in Milwaukee, came to yesterday’s Milwaukee Public Schools board meeting to ...
EXPLAIN IT TO ME: MPS attack on Carmen charter school Tuesday

EXPLAIN IT TO ME: MPS attack on Carmen charter school Tuesday

April 22, 2024 WHAT HAPPENED? As people were heading off to their weekend plans, IRG notified local leaders that the Milwaukee Public Schools board will begin a process that would kick 2 Carmen charter schools out of their buildings in ...