Excuses, boredom, chaos: What Kentucky officials found at 21 JCPS low-performing schools

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Louisville Courier Journal

May 3, 12:00 AM

Excuses, boredom, chaos: What Kentucky officials found at 21 JCPS low-performing schools

Student assignments with "little complexity, differentiation and rigor." "A pervasive culture of low academic expectations throughout the school." A "perception existed among some students that they could do whatever they want without fear of consequences." Those are just a few of the unflattering assessments Kentucky officials gave to 21 Jefferson County public schools that have been deemed among the lowest performing in Kentucky.

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