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ERIC Number: EJ1152969
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2017-Sep
Pages: 6
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0031-7217
Self-Governing Schools, Parental Choice, and the Need to Protect the Public Interest
Fiske, Edward B.; Ladd, Helen F.
Phi Delta Kappan, v99 n1 p31-36 Sep 2017
As policy makers call for the dramatic expansion of school choice and voucher programs across the U.S., it becomes all the more important for educators and advocates to consider lessons learned in countries--such as the Netherlands, New Zealand, and England--that have already gone down this path. Efforts to promote choice and school self-governance have shown clear benefits for individual students and families, but they have had troubling consequences for the broader public.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Netherlands; New Zealand; United Kingdom (England); United States
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