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‘Never Mind’ on KIPP losing Black Boys

By Richard Whitmire — April 11, 2011 1 min read

Research from Mathematica -- an organization known to turn out reliable numbers -- contradicts a Western Michigan University study released last month which found the charter schools were losing black males at a high rate.

From the Education Week story:

Our data is showing that KIPP loses black males overall at a lower rate than the local district schools," said Christina Clark Tuttle, a senior researcher for Mathematica.

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