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Winter 2013

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    Stone Griffin Media (SGM) was an evolution of an earlier partnership that began in 2008 and has evolved into the preeminent multimedia boutique serving school administrators and educational leaders.
    Based in Washington, DC, SGM provides strategic services for select clients within niche markets, such as charter schools and industries.

Feature Article

  • Rich Candleston

    Sitting on 600-acres of oceanfront, Kua O Ka Lā Charter School in Hawai’i is not your typical charter school.

Charter School Education News

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Stuyvesant High Student Admits He Didn't Make $72 Million on Stock Trades
After widespread publicity that Mohammed Islam had earned $72 million in the stock market, the story of a 17-year-old Stuyve...
University of Virginia Officials Criticize Media Coverage
A month after Rolling Stone magazine published a now-discredited account of a gang rape at a fraternity house, University of...
At Voice Charter School in Queens, Students Have Outperformed Their Peers Academically
Voice Charter School in Long Island City, Queens, credits its focus on music with its students outpacing their peers on New ...
Degrees of Education: Sizing Up the College Rating System
The Department of Education?s main elements of institutional quality are affordability, access and outcomes. How it defines ...
Motherlode Blog: Your Turn: A Weekend Thread, Open for Comments
Welcome to Motherlode?s weekly open thread. Do you have thoughts about the news this week, and how it affects families? A qu...
International Education: Why Colleges Haven't Stopped Binge Drinking
More than 1,800 students die every year of alcohol-related causes. But attention to the issue over decades has not made much...
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