Greater Boston Education Reports

Pilot and Charters
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contemplative studentPilot and Charter Schools are seen by many parents and educators as good alternatives to traditional public schools. The high level of autonomy that these schools enjoy has cleared the way for different approaches in teaching and learning. But some critics fear that pilot and charter schools may simply take the "cream of the crop" from public schools and create a two-tiered system of public education.

Join Greater Boston's John Carroll as he visits Boston Arts Academy, a pilot school, and the Neighborhood House Charter School in Boston.