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The Greater Educational Opportunities Foundation says it is using a $100,000 grant to launch a fellowship program for its charter schools in Indianapolis. The first recipient of the "Superman Fellows" program is expected to be chosen early next year. The initiative is named after the new documentary "Waiting for Superman," which tracks students waiting to get into charter schools.

Capturing momentum from the new high-profile education reform documentary “Waiting for ‘Superman,’” Indianapolis-based charter school incubator, GEO Foundation, is using a $100,000 grant to fund a "Superman" fellowship to launch charter schools in Indianapolis.

Hoping to capture momentum from the new high-profile education reform documentary “Waiting for ‘Superman,’” the GEO Foundation is using a $100,000 grant to fund a "Superman" fellowship to launch charter schools in Indianapolis.

Back in 1991, I was sitting in a CEO's office in Los Angeles when a young lady named Wendy Kopp was making a pitch for something called Teach for America. Her idea was to engage some of the nation's best and brightest college students upon their graduation from undergrad into giving back to society by teaching in some of the nation's toughest inner city public schools. The Princeton grad was very persuasive, but I didn't hear too much more after that meeting and I went on to do battle for children wanting choices and access to better schools period.

21st Century Charter holds college fair

on Friday, 01 October 2010 00:00

On September 30th, 2010, 21st Century Charter School at Gary welcomed twelve colleges and the National Guard and United States Army into our school for a 6th-12th grades college fair. The following twelve colleges provided our students with valuable information regarding their programs and opportunities:

Newark Mayor Cory Booker is a man with a serious problem on his hands this morning: He’s getting what he’s long wished for. In Booker’s case, that means the resources and authority to reform his city’s dysfunctional school system.

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