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ERIC Number: EJ625383
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Homegrown: Customized Schools Matching Local Needs and Expressing Founders' Philosophies Are Sprouting Up in Communities across Alaska, Idaho, and Oregon.
Sherman, Lee
Northwest Education, v6 n3 p2-11,42 Spr 2001
Charter schools offer choices to parents and teachers dissatisfied with mainstream public education. Averaging fewer than 200 students, they offer nurturing educational communities, inventive pedagogies, and educators committed to learning. Devising an accountability system that accommodates such wide variety is their greatest challenge. Brief descriptions of 35 charter schools in Alaska, Oregon, and Idaho are given. (TD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Alaska; Idaho; Oregon