Starting up : critical lessons from 10 new schools
Source:Teachers College Press, New York, p.174 (2012)
Call Number:Cubb LC5131 .S67 2012
Keywords:Charter schools--United States--Case studies, New schools--United States--Case studies, School improvement programs--United States--Case studies, Urban schools--United States--Case studies
Contents: Central Park East School: starting out with small schools / Deborah Meier -- North Kenwood Oakland Charter School: small gestures and sturdy nests-the making of NKO / Marvin Hoffman -- Urban Academy High School: a place for the true entrepreneurs of education? / Ann Cook & Phyllis Tashlik -- Maya Angelou Public Charter School: a circle of trust-the story of the see forever school / James Forman, Jr., & David Domenici -- The Met: educating a nation one school at a time? just do it / Elliot Washor & Dennis Littky -- El Colegio Charter School: building el colegio / David Greenberg -- City as classroom school: in all cities geography is power / Lisa Arrastia -- Khalil Gibran International Academy: from dream to nightmare / Debbie Almontaser -- Social Justice High School: truth and transparency, community and collective power-- the evolution of Social Justice High School / Rito Martinez, with Lisa Arrastia -- High School for Recording Arts: old school, new school / David "TC" Ellis, with Sam Seidel.