"Springboard Collaborative" is a summer program that creates an unusual partnership between teachers and parents to help kids read.
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Today, charter schools are most often seen as competitors, battling traditional schools for students and scarce education dollars. What would happen if the hostilities suddenly ceased and the two began to work together as originally envisioned?