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Portland Schools Superintendent James Morse singles out King and Casco Bay as models

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    Ben Smith

Leading educators are using King Middle School and Casco Bay High School as models for schools throughout the country.

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan visited King two weeks ago to see how an urban school achieves success. The stars of the show were King teachers, who brought home to a round-table discussion real practices that impressed Duncan and the many state and regional dignitaries present.