Instability Of Student Mobility

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Columbus Dispatch

Nov 8, 1:00 AM

Test scores suffer when kids move

The students aren’t staying put. Not in Columbus, a district that has long struggled with a student population that often changes schools. Not in many suburban central Ohio schools either. And not among charter schools, where just a few in this area have stable populations, according to a first-of-its kind look at kindergarten-through-12th-grade student mobility in Ohio.



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Nov 8, 8:31 AM:

OH study finds significant mobility of students, particularly in several districts including Columbus. Test scores of movers drop. Steers toward solutions, which will look at impact, if any, of choice.


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