School choice and school improvement
Source:Harvard Education Press, Cambridge, Mass., p.311 (2011)
Call Number:Cubb LB1027.9 .S35186 2011
Keywords:School choice--Research--United States, School improvement programs--Research--United States
Contents: School choice debates, research, and context / Mark Berends, Marisa Cannata, and Ellen B. Goldring -- School vouchers in the nation's capital / Patrick J. Wolf ... [et al.] -- Charter school effects in Indianapolis / Anna Nicotera, Maria Mendiburo, and Mark Berends -- Eighth graders and compliance / Paul E. Peterson and Martina G. Viarengo -- Does intradistrict transfer make the grade? / Kristie J.R. Phillips, Charles S. Hausman, and Elisabeth S. Larsen -- Do parents do as they say? / Marc L. Stein, Ellen B. Goldring, and Xiu Cravens -- Barriers to access / W. David Stevens, Marisa de la Torre, and David W. Johnson -- Communication breakdown / Carolyn Sattin-Bajaj -- How do principals respond to charter school competition? / Marisa Cannata -- Shaking up public schools with competition / David Arsen and Yongmei Ni -- Charter schools / Ron Zimmer ... [et al.] -- Does parental choice foster segregated schools? / Helen F. Ladd, Edward B. Fiske, and Nienke Ruijs.
"This volume...disseminates the latest research on school choice from the National Center on School Choice."