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News & Views

Thanks for joining ExED at the 2015 CCSA Conference!
We enjoyed seeing so many of our school partners at the 22nd Annual Charter School Conference in Sacramento. Thanks for stopping by for a cappuccino or for drinks and appetizers at the Happy Hour & Crawl. If you missed one of the many ExED-led sessions, our presentations are available for your review.
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Camino Nuevo Featured in KPCC's "Teaching Through Trauma"

Southern California's local NPR affiliate created a two-part series about the effects of poverty on students in Los Angeles. The story features ExED client Camino Nuevo, which provides support services to students and their families to help them overcome barriers to their education and wellbeing.
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Study: Los Angeles Charter Students Learn More Than In Traditional Public Schools

"Stanford University's Center for Research on Economic Outcomes (CREDO) issued a report Saturday that found charter school students in Los Angeles learn more in a year than their peers in traditional district schools."
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Why We Must Put Students First

The LA Times published this editorial about the LAUSD’s vote to close two high- performing charter schools because they opted for outside special-education services, despite parents and officials’ praise of these high-quality providers. We support every school’s right to choose the providers that are right for them and their students, and believe the county Department of Education should approve these charter renewals.
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ExED Facility Financing: Fenton Primary Center

Established more than 20 years ago, Fenton Avenue Charter School in Pacoima was one of California’s first charter schools. Last year, ExED provided $14.1 million to finance the construction of a new school site.
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