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ERIC Number: EJ604828
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0036-6439
Charter Schools and Private Profits.
Plank, David; Arsen, David; Sykes, Gary
School Administrator, v57 n5 p12-14,18 May 2000
Although charter schools are both public and accountable, they are increasingly being operated by private, for-profit educational management organizations. EMOs profit by reducing labor costs (cutting employment or compensation), using economies of scale (operating larger facilities); and providing fewer services (educating "mainstream" elementary students). (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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