ERIC Number: EJ523862
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Comparing Private Schools and Public Schools in the 20th Century: History, Demography, and the Debate Over Choice.
Newman, Joseph W.
Educational Foundations, v9 n3 p5-18 Sum 1995
Paper analyzes demographic trends in private and public school enrollment, highlighting total enrollment and socioeconomic characteristics of students in each sector. Results show there has never been an exodus from public schools, private school students are not an economically elite group, and Americans choose private schools for many reasons. (SM)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A