ERIC Number: EJ654793
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Faith-Based Organizations, Community Development, and the Reform of Public Schools.
Shirley, Dennis L.
Peabody Journal of Education, v76 n2 p222-39 2001
Examines President Bush's faith-based and community initiatives proposal, discussing the powerful collaboration between religious institutions and schools (e.g., parent participation and community action); identifying potential dangers in the faith-based movement (e.g., proselytization and compromised professionalism); and noting that religious institutions and schools may be beginning to share common objectives in community development and educational improvement. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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