ERIC Number: EJ306108
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
American Schools and the Future of Local Control.
Doyle, Denis P.; Finn, Chester E., Jr.
Public Interest, n77 p77-95 Fall 1984
Analyzes the concept of local control against a background of rising state control. Focuses on school funding, equity, the excellence movement, and diversity and proposes a statewide educational voucher system. Concludes that the traditional conception of local control must be updated, but that school-level control is essential to improving education. (KH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A