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New Schools for a New Century: The Redesign of Urban Education

Diane Ravitch, Joseph P. Viteritti - Education - 1999 - 320 pages
In this volume, a group of scholars discuss a variety of approaches to urban school reform.
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Teaching in America

Gerald GRANT, Christine E. Murray - Education - 1999 - 280 pages
Grant and Murray describe the evolution taking place in the teaching profession over the last 100 years, and then focus on recent experiments that have given teachers the power ...
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Saving Schools

Paul E. Peterson - Education - 2010 - 320 pages
Traces the history of American public schools through the lives and ideas of six historic reformers, and describes how their ideals have unintentionally helped shape a flawed ...
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Choice and Competition in American Education

Paul E. Peterson - Education - 2006 - 274 pages
This book examines the likely promise and pitfalls of many of the most controversial forms of school choice as well as the introduction of greater competition into the ...
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Privatizing Education: Can The School Marketplace Deliver Freedom Of Choice ...

Henry Levin - Education - 2008 - 256 pages
Privatizing Educationis a collection of essays written by such luminaries as Martin Carnoy, Christopher Connell, Wendy Connors, Fred Doolittle, Pearl Rock Kane, Frank Kemerer ...
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Learning from School Choice

Paul E. Peterson, Bryan C. Hassel - Education - 1998 - 442 pages
While educators, parents and policymakers are still debating the pros and cons of school choice, it is now possible to learn from choice experiments in public, private, and ...
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Restructuring Education: Innovations and Evaluations of Alternative Systems

Simon Hakim, Daniel J. Ryan, Judith C. Stull - Education - 2000 - 270 pages
Surveys a wide range of proposals for reforming education, including greater choice, charter schools, public-private partnerships, and more.
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The Rise and Fall of American Public Schools: The Political Economy of ...

Robert J. Franciosi - Education - 2004 - 245 pages
Offers a comprehensive and balanced evaluation of the state of public education in the United States.
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The Education Gap: Vouchers and Urban Schools

William G. Howell, Paul E. Peterson - Education - 2006 - 323 pages
In this expanded and updated edition of "The Educatin Gap," William Howell and Paul Peterson report new findings drawn from the most comprehensive study on vouchers conducted ...
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A Primer on America's Schools

Terry M. Moe - Education - 2013 - 324 pages
In this volume the eleven members of the Koret Task Force on K–12 Education provide a broad overview of the American education system—pulling together basic facts about its ...
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