ERIC Number: EJ637055
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Edison Comes to Town.
McCord, Robert S.
American School Board Journal, v188 n12 p24-26 Dec 2001
The Clark County Nevada Board of Trustees voted unanimously in April, 2001 to approve a 5-year, more than $35 million contract with Edison Schools to run seven of the district's lowest-achieving schools. Describes the decision process and reports what the board and the superintendent learned. One of their biggest lessons was the importance of winning and sustaining public support throughout the deliberation and negotiation process. (MLF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Audience: Administrators; Policymakers; Practitioners
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