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Sarah Guthery

Assistant professor, Texas A&M University-Commerce

Sarah Guthery is an assistant professor of Curriculum and Instruction at Texas A&M University-Commerce. She specializes in new teacher training and the teacher labor market in Texas.

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Changes coming — or already here — in a school district near you

With its districts of innovation, Texas has undertaken a massive experiment in education. Allowing districts to compete on a level playing field with charters and allowing flexibility for districts that face different challenges holds the potential to improving student achievement. However, it also could remove key safeguards designed to protect students and improve educational outcomes.