Camden Superintendent Who Led Turnaround Is Stepping Down

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Apr 12, 12:00 AM

Camden Superintendent Who Led Turnaround Is Stepping Down

The state takeover of this troubled city’s school district gambled on a big question: After years of experiments with more money and charter schools, could anything improve education in Camden? Five years in, Camden’s answer seems to be yes. With a new model of charter and a new superintendent, student performance and the graduation rate have surged.

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