A group from Excel Academy Charter Schools in Boston joined Education Next Editor-in-chief Marty West to discuss how the charter network works to accommodate students with special needs, including English-language learners and those with disabilities.

Included in the discussion are chief executive officer Owen Stearns, network director of student supports Sarah Kantrowitz, and ELL specialist Lucero Castillo.

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Excel Academy was featured in the article “Inclusion in Action” by E. B. Solomont.

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