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When mayors take charge : school governance in the city

Publication Type:

Book

Source:

Brookings Institution Press, Washington, D.C., p.255 (2009)

Call Number:

Cubb LB2817.3 .W47 2009

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/8517537

Keywords:

Public schools--United States--Administration--Case studies, School districts--United States--Administration--Case Studies, Urban schools--United States--Administration--Case studies

Abstract:

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.

Notes:

LB2817.3 .W47 2009