Defining "low-performing school" can be tricky, depending on your state, your child's grade level, and a school's test scores.
My kindergartner says she hates school. She tells me that she is bored and that the other kids are making fun of her. My child is very smart and gets her work done early and has nothing to do when she is finished. What can...
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