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Why America"s public schools are the best place for your kids

Dave F. Brown

Why America"s public schools are the best place for your kids

reality vs. negative perceptions

by Dave F. Brown

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by R&L Education in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Academic achievement,
  • EDUCATION / Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • Public schools,
  • Education,
  • EDUCATION / Comparative

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDave F. Brown
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLA217.2 .B78 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25078305M
    ISBN 109781610483575, 9781610483582, 9781610483599
    LC Control Number2011040904

      For evidence of this, one need look only to the past. If the educational system had broken at some point, a look backward would reveal an end to progress—a point at which the system stopped working.   This essay is excerpted from the new book The Fight for the Best Charter Public Schools in the Nation by Cara Stillings Candal. The book, which publishes Tuesday, explores why Massachusetts charter schools are the best in the nation, the crushing defeat in to the effort to expand those schools, and how other states might replicate Massachusetts’s success — .


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