ERIC Number: EJ422267
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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School Choice and African American Students: A Legislative View.
George, Gary R.; Farrell, Walter C., Jr.
Journal of Negro Education, v59 n4 p521-25 Fall 1990
Provides a legislative view of the development of the Wisconsin Parental Choice Plan mandated for the city of Milwaukee, placing this initiative in the context of the educational needs of African American children. Argues that legislators must target the complex needs of poor and ethnic minority students in urban schools. (AF)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Black Students, Disadvantaged Youth, Educational Improvement, Educational Legislation, Educational Vouchers, Elementary Secondary Education, Equal Education, Parent Participation, Private Education, Public Education, School Choice, School Restructuring, Urban Education
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General; Opinion Papers
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