When mayors take charge : school governance in the city
Source:Brookings Institution Press, Washington, D.C., p.255 (2009)
Call Number:Cubb LB2817.3 .W47 2009
Keywords:Public schools--United States--Administration--Case studies, School districts--United States--Administration--Case Studies, Urban schools--United States--Administration--Case studies
Summary: "Assesses the results of mayoral control nationwide, detailing the experience in three key cities: Boston and Chicago, the major prototypes for mayoral control, and Detroit, where mayoral control was not successful. Also provides the first in-depth examination of New York City, where the law installing mayoral control sunsets in 2009"--Provided by publisher.
LB2817.3 .W47 2009