ERIC Number: EJ294963
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1984
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Redistricting Is Less Torturous When a Computer Does the Nitty-Gritty for You.
Rust, Albert O.; Judd, Frank F.
American School Board Journal, v171 n3 p35-36 Mar 1984
Describes "optimization" computer programing to aid in school redistricting. Using diverse demographic data, the computer plots district boundaries to minimize children's walking distance and maximize safety, improve racial balance, and keep enrollment within school capacity. (TE)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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