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StateImpact Indiana: SimSchool

by IPR News

August 11, 2011

Charter schools are a statewide priority for Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels. But right now, all but nine of the state’s charter schools are in Indianapolis or Gary – and these schools are absent in rural areas.  StateImpact Indiana’s Ben Skirvin set out to create a hypothetical charter school in the farmland of southern Indiana to see what challenges the state must face.

Skirvin — SimSchool

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