The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation on April 25 donated $8 million to promote small high schools in Colorado by starting new ones and splitting existing ones into smaller units.

"The whole idea is that it's possible to have a high school education that's much more personal, with a different relationship between students and teachers, and really meaningful involvement by a community in a school," said Barbara O'Brien, president of the Colorado Children's Campaign. O'Brien added...

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