Commentary: What Lawrence Public Schools can teach Boston about education

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Apr 2, 12:00 AM

Commentary: What Lawrence Public Schools can teach Boston about education

Many education advocates are seeking more state money for education without strong measures to ensure the money is spent in ways that bolster student achievement. The comparison of Lawrence and Boston demonstrates how this focus is misguided. Lawrence’s improvements and Boston’s stagnation show that more money alone is insufficient to drive improvements.

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