KIPP Threatens To Leave Charm City

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Baltimore Sun

Mar 2, 1:00 AM

Charter school's future in Baltimore is in limbo

Unlike many of its counterparts around the nation, Baltimore's KIPP schools are bound by the teachers union contract regarding pay, which has earned the state criticism for having a restrictive charter school law. Therefore, KIPP has had to compensate teachers for the extended days — a demand that the school says is costing an additional $400,000 to $500,000 a year.

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