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Stanford study: Michigan charter schools superior to traditional schools

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By Victor Skinner

PALO ALTO, Cal. – In a year’s time, students in Michigan’s 250 charter schools received roughly two more months of learning on average than students who attended their assigned public school, according to a five-year study released this week by the Center for Research on Education Outcomes at Stanford University.
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Hoping to say Pledge of Allegiance forever

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By Ava Hill letter to the editor

JENISON, Mich. – I think that students should recite the Pledge of Allegiance every day in school because it doesn’t take very long. I know that because our class takes 17 seconds to say it. I think that we should because a lot of soldiers and U.S. Marines died in the war and a lot of people protected our nation. Many soldiers made sure that we could be free from Adolf Hitler in WWII.
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