Whether the rap is fair or not, parents are voting with their feet. IPS enrollment has tumbled as parents leave the district or opt for one of the charter schools operating within IPSâ?? boundaries.
As reporter Tracy Donhardt wrote in this weekendâ??s IBJ, Superintendent Eugene White is remaking the district with sweeping initiatives aimed at improving student performance and slashing the dropout rate.
His efforts arenâ??t universally lauded. Some teachers complain heâ??s trying to do too much too fast, or makes major changes without getting their input.
What do you think of the job White is doing? Is he making IPS attractive?
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