ERIC Number: EJ456592
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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Independent Schools in American Education.
Kane, Pearl R.
Teachers College Record, v92 n3 p396-408 Spr 1991
Discusses (1) characteristics distinguishing independent schools from public and other private schools (self-governance, self-support, self-defined curriculum, self-selected students and faculty, and small size); (2) self-imposed and environmental challenges confronting independent schools (demographic change, commitment to diversity, and public school reform); and (3) other articles on independent schools and education. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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