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Seventh grader Porter Schembri helps build raised garden beds at the Denver Montessori Junior/Senior High School.
—Barry Gutierrez for Education Week

In Charter School Era, Montessori Model Flourishes

Public Montessori schools are springing up around the country, as new research raises questions about how the model will fit with states' and districts' test-focused accountability systems. (May 26, 2016)

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Public Montessori schools are springing up around the country, as new research raises questions about how the model will fit with states' and districts' test-focused accountability systems.
June 1, 2016 – Education Week
January 21, 2015 – Education Week
School funding, class size, and governance are among the issues facing voters on various education-focused state initiatives, referendums, and amendments.
October 8, 2014 – Education Week
The Marysville, Wash., school was designed with a number of guiding principles in mind, and principle No. 1 was relationships.
January 10, 2013 – Quality Counts
September 26, 2012 – Education Week
Required study halls have become common in large Portland-area high schools as budget-slammed schools find they don't have enough teachers to go around.
September 22, 2011 – McClatchy-Tribune
January 20, 2011 – Education Week
At a time when policymakers are demanding budget cuts and more innovative approaches to schooling, pressure is building for loosening up constraints on class sizes.
December 1, 2010 | Updated: May 6, 2016 – Education Week
A bid to loosen Florida's class-size limits headed toward defeat, as did dueling measures in Oklahoma that centered on school funding.
November 10, 2010 – Education Week
A bid to loosen Florida’s class-size limits headed toward defeat, as did dueling measures in Oklahoma that centered on school funding.
November 3, 2010 | Updated: May 6, 2016 – Education Week

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