Cincinnati Public Schools

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Telling The Good News About Cincinnati Public Schools

Cincinnati has the best-rated urban school district in Ohio, and the Cincinnatus Association is making sure people know it’s great and getting better. "This project will be directed toward broadcasting positive developments in CPS," said Kent Friel, chair of our Excellence in Education Panel. Friel and a team of Cincinnatus ambassadors are going viral with email blasts, Facebook posts and Twitter tweets to spread the good word about CPS, such as this story, published in the Atlantic Monthly in June 2013 and headlined, "How to Turn an Urban School District Around ‒ Without Cheating." The story begins: "Cincinnati has improved students' test scores by fostering cooperation between teachers, administrators, and local community service organizations."

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