ERIC Number: EJ616012
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Community Schools in 19th Century Texas and School Choice Today.
Garrett, Alan W.
Educational Forum, v65 n1 p22-30 Fall 2000
Community schools arose in Texas in opposition to a post-Civil War centralized school system. Emphasis on parental control, minimal regulation, and funding similar to vouchers echo today's issues about school choice. Their history provides lessons for current school reform efforts. (SK)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: Texas