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ERIC Number: EJ464997
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0013-1881
How Do Parents Choose a School for Their Child? An Example of the Exercise of Parental Choice.
Morgan, Valerie; And Others
Educational Research, v35 n2 p139-48 Sum 1993
Five factors motivated parents' choice of new integrated schools in Northern Ireland (Catholics and Protestants together): (1) ideology; (2) educational quality; (3) dissatisfaction with present school; (4) convenience; and (5) mixed marriages. Goals and aspirations among parents were sometimes incompatible, which could affect school development. (SK)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (Northern Ireland)