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Connections: Democrat & Chronicle's Investigation Of Charter Schools

Feb 1, 2016

We look at the growth of charter schools with reporter Justin Murphy, who wrote the recent story in the Democrat & Chronicle titled, "Charter Schools: As Movement Grows, Oversight Lags." Murphy's investigation looked at the money and connections involved with a local group. Our guests:

  • Justin Murphy, education reporter, Democrat and Chronicle
  • David Hursh, professor of teaching and curriculum, University of Rochester Warner School of Education
  • Shawgi Tell, associate professor of social and psychological foundations of education, Nazareth College
  • Geoffrey Rosenberger, chairman of the board, True North Rochester Preparatory Charter School