"A child's learning is the function more of the characteristics of his classmates than those of the teacher." James Coleman, 1972

. . .a pupil attitude factor, which appears to have a stronger relationship to achievement than do all the “school” factors together, is the extent to which an individual feels that he has some control over his own destiny. James Coleman, 1966

Friday, March 05, 2010

Getting a Divorce from Imagine Schools

Congratulations to the Kennesaw Charter School (GA) for formally dissolving their connection to Imagine Schools (the relationship ended on 2-19-2010). KCS will still have to pay Imagine about half a million dollars as part of the Termination Settlement, but that's a small price to pay for ending the connection to Dennis Bakke's charter chain. Here are two videos from KCS' meeting archive:

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