ERIC Number: EJ583010
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Reinventing Urban Education in Texas: Charter Schools, Smaller Schools, and the New Institutionalism.
Fusarelli, Lance D.
Education and Urban Society, v31 n2 p214-24 Feb 1999
Describes the early experience of Texas with charter schools, which have been promoted as a way to restructure urban education through schools that are smaller, less bureaucratized, and more attuned to student and community needs. Discusses barriers to charter-school success and prospects for urban-school reform if charter schools are not successful. Contains 37 references. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: Texas