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Could Success By Design Solve Teaching Crisis?

By |September 20th, 2017|Categories: Education|

The staff at Shamrock Gardens seems to think so.  Our partner, Rachel Hunt, was with a delegation of NC legislators, NC Superintendent Mark Johnson and the Hunt Institute http://www.hunt-institute.org/ who spent a morning at Shamrock Gardens

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Attention Middle School Parents

By |October 9th, 2016|Categories: Education|

If you have just found out that your eighth grade student is not doing his homework do not ignore it. I have been in conversation with three sets of parents in the past two weeks

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Have You Written a Money Letter to Your Children?

By |June 18th, 2016|Categories: Education|

Here is yet another thing we may have forgotten to do for our children - write them a money letter.http://www.nytimes.com/2016/06/18/your-money/the-money-letter-that-every-parent-should-write.html?_r=0 The key points are:  heed your ignorance, beware of genius, stick to your selling plans

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Student Assignment Goals Approved

By |April 27th, 2016|Categories: Education|

The CMS school board met at Butler High on April 26th to discuss the student assignment goals, which were approved. District staff and hired consultants will use the student assignment goals and guiding principles to

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CMS Sets Student Assignment Goals

By |April 14th, 2016|Categories: Education|

CMS is continuing to struggle with how to improve low-performing schools while simultaneously addressing families' fears of losing their neighborhood schools. The following school assignment goals were approved at Tuesday's school board meeting. These goals

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Is your child struggling in school?

By |January 31st, 2016|Categories: Education|

February is the time to determine your child's academic progress and tackle any issues that they may be having prior to the end of year tests. The North Carolina end of grade tests (EOG) determine

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CSS Speaks on Reassignment with South Charlotte Weekly

By |December 29th, 2015|Categories: Education|

Reassignment incites conversation about students’ individual needs Posted by Courtney Schultz on December 23, 2015 in Education Three south Charlotte women think they could guide parents in school choice   Three south Charlotte women want

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Does YOUR School Have What it Takes To Be a GREAT School?

By |November 4th, 2015|Categories: Education|

The Education Guide of Charlotte Parent recently polled some regional Charlotte education experts about what makes a school GREAT. Charlotte School Search partners Rachel Hunt and Suzanne Cormier were happy to contribute to the story:

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