ERIC Number: EJ592472
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Estimating the Cost of National Class Size Reductions under Different Policy Alternatives.
Brewer, Dominic J.; Krop, Cathy; Gill, Brian P.; Reichardt, Robert
Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis, v21 n2 p179-92 Sum 1999
Estimates the operational costs of nationwide class-size-reduction programs under various policy alternatives, including the specified class size, flexibility in implementation, and whether the policy is targeted toward at-risk students. Depending on the options, estimated costs range from about $2 billion per year to over $11 billion per year. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue titled "Class Size: Issues and New Findings."