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ERIC Number: EJ1006512
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Sep
Pages: 11
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 36
ISSN: ISSN-1097-9638
The DC Choice Incentive Act of 2003: A Historic Moment for Children
Davis, William F.; Pearsall, Christopher S.
Catholic Education: A Journal of Inquiry and Practice, v8 n1 p58-68 Sep 2004
Voucher programs have long endured intense legislative challenge and judicial scrutiny. This article details the recent history of a successful voucher implementation plan for the District of Columbia. The importance of a broad base of politically active and astute citizens, parents, religious leaders, and Federal legislators is highlighted. The success of the voucher program detailed here may serve as a model for other programs.
Boston College. Roche Center for Catholic Education, 25 Lawrence Avenue, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467. Tel: 617-552-0701; Fax: 617-552-0579; e-mail:; Web site:
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: District of Columbia