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Charter schools and the corporate makeover of public education

Michael Fabricant

Charter schools and the corporate makeover of public education

what"s at stake?

by Michael Fabricant

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Published by Teachers College in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Business and education,
  • Education,
  • Aims and objectives,
  • Charter schools

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMichael Fabricant, Michelle Fine ; foreword by Debbie Meier
    ContributionsFine, Michelle
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB2806.36 .F34 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25005020M
    ISBN 109780807752852
    LC Control Number2011031855

    charter school, alternative type of American public school that, while paid for by taxes, is independent of the public-school system and relatively free from state and local regulations. A charter school has a greater degree of freedom and autonomy than the traditional public school, and .   Charter schools have become a central feature of the school “choice” movement, itself a key part of corporate school reform, which seeks to operate public schools as if they were businesses.

      A report from the Center on Reinventing Public Education concluded that charter school innovation has often been in areas like “new uses of funding and governance,” rather than in.   The Charter School Movement In this e-book on the charter school movement’s first 25 years, Education Week details charter schools’ impact on: public education, school . Executive Summary of a report which is one in a series from the National Study of Charter Schools (the Study). The Study is a 4-year research effort to document and analyze the charter school movement, through an annual survey of all charter schools in the country, successive site visits to 91 charter schools in 10 states, a student achievement testing program in a sample of charter schools.

    Since charter schools and public schools directly compete for public funding, some argue that the existence of charter school undermines the public education system. Additionally, since charter schools can be run by for-profit organizations, some criticise for-profit charter schools as turning education into a business opportunity. A Citizen’s Response to the President’s Charter School Education Proclamation: With a Profile of Two “Highly Performing” Charter School Organizations in Arizona; Charter Schools and the Corporate Makeover of Public Education: What's at Stake? Teacher Working Conditions in Charter Schools and Traditional Public Schools: A Comparative Study.   Technically, any charter school can call itself a public school. Heck, any private or parochial school can call itself a public school if it's so inclined. But while modern charter schools are.


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