ERIC Number: EJ449475
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Why Not Public Schools?
Jones-Wilson, Faustine C.; And Others
Journal of Negro Education, v61 n2 p125-37 Spr 1992
Investigates why African-American parents with children attending urban and suburban Catholic and other private schools prefer private to public schools, focusing on 409 respondents' views toward public schools. Their responses on a 50-item self-report questionnaire show that African-American parents think lack of discipline is a major public school problem. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue with title "African Americans and Independent Schools: Status, Attainment, and Issues."