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Vt. school boards, superintendents propose reform

WCAX - 8:50 am Wed Jan 16th, 2013

Some of Vermont's top elected educators and school superintendents are calling for changes to ensure every student succeeds.

During an event Tuesday in Montpelier, representatives of the state's school boards and superintendents outlined a 5-point plan that they are calling "a comprehensive agenda to create a world-class education system."

Among the proposals are calls for the Legislature to provide universal access to pre-kindergarten education for every student, develop a system that gives credit for what a student has learned rather than how much time the student has sat at a desk and having businesses engage schools with meaningful work study and internships.

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