ERIC Number: ED201051
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Jul-31
The Flight from the Public Schools. Highlights of a Special Seminar for Legislators (Atlanta, Georgia, July 31, 1980).
Education Commission of the States, Denver, CO.; National Conference of State Legislatures, Washington, DC.
Presentations on the flight from public schools given at a seminar for legislators are briefly highlighted in this paper. Seventeen topics are covered including enrollment expectations, Christian schools, urban education, ethnic clustering, and confidence in public education. (WD)
Descriptors: Declining Enrollment, Discipline, Educational Change, Ethnic Groups, Legislators, Moral Values, Parent Attitudes, Private Schools, Public Opinion, Public Schools, School Support, Seminars, Urban Education
Education Commission of the States, 300 Lincoln Tower, 1860 Lincoln St., Denver, CO 80295 (free; limited supply).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, New York, NY.; Ford Foundation, New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: Education Commission of the States, Denver, CO.; National Conference of State Legislatures, Washington, DC.
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