A study published by Stanford University’s Center for Research on Education Outcomes (CREDO) showed that Tacoma charter schools experienced a positive learning growth in both reading and math, but they were outpaced by their neighboring traditional public schools. Photo taken at Destiny Middle School in Tacoma in 2015.
A study published by Stanford University’s Center for Research on Education Outcomes (CREDO) showed that Tacoma charter schools experienced a positive learning growth in both reading and math, but they were outpaced by their neighboring traditional public schools. Photo taken at Destiny Middle School in Tacoma in 2015. David Montesino dmontesino@thenewstribune.com
A study published by Stanford University’s Center for Research on Education Outcomes (CREDO) showed that Tacoma charter schools experienced a positive learning growth in both reading and math, but they were outpaced by their neighboring traditional public schools. Photo taken at Destiny Middle School in Tacoma in 2015. David Montesino dmontesino@thenewstribune.com

Allison Needles covers news in Puyallup, Sumner and Bonney Lake for The Puyallup Herald and education news for The News Tribune in Tacoma. She was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest.