School is out for the summer at Paseo Academy. Many of Carol Charismas’ students improved greatly on academic tests. But she and her students have to contend with numerous problems of the inner city, including crime, poverty and family strife, in order to reach the oasis the classroom creates for learning to take place.
School is out for the summer at Paseo Academy. Many of Carol Charismas’ students improved greatly on academic tests. But she and her students have to contend with numerous problems of the inner city, including crime, poverty and family strife, in order to reach the oasis the classroom creates for learning to take place. Lewis W. Diuguid The Kansas City Star
School is out for the summer at Paseo Academy. Many of Carol Charismas’ students improved greatly on academic tests. But she and her students have to contend with numerous problems of the inner city, including crime, poverty and family strife, in order to reach the oasis the classroom creates for learning to take place. Lewis W. Diuguid The Kansas City Star

At Paseo Academy, harsh realities work against students’ success

May 26, 2015 03:36 PM