school closures http://wfae.org en CMS Closings Good For Savings, Unclear For Academics http://wfae.org/post/cms-closings-good-savings-unclear-academics <p>Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools offered the first round of data last night on the impact of closing 10 schools last year.&nbsp; The closures will save the district money, but it's unclear how they've affected academics.&nbsp;</p><p>Two years ago, the CMS board voted to close the schools, saying it would save money and create better learning environments.&nbsp; Last night, the district provided a whole slew of information to begin to see if that was the case.&nbsp; Superintendent Heath Morrison pointed out the academic data isn't straight-forward.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 26 Sep 2012 13:33:12 +0000 Lisa Miller 7540 at http://wfae.org