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The school choice journey : school vouchers and the empowerment of urban families

Author: Thomas Stewart, (College president); Patrick J Wolf
Publisher: New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, [2014]
Series: Education policy (Palgrave Macmillan (Firm))
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This in-depth chronicle of 110 families in Washington, DC's Opportunity Scholarship Program provides a realistic look at how urban families experience the process of using school choice vouchers and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Stewart, (College president); Patrick J Wolf
ISBN: 9781137442659 1137442654
OCLC Number: 879851393
Description: xv, 217 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Foreword by Former United States Senator Joe Lieberman 1. What Is School Choice, And Why Did Some Parents Choose School Vouchers? 2. The History of Vouchers and Education Reform in Washington, DC 3. What Were Families Looking for in the Voucher Program? 4. What Major Challenges Did Families Experience Using Private School Vouchers? 5. How Do Families Measure Student Progress, Satisfaction and Success? 6. School Voucher and the Empowerment Of Urban Families 7. What Lessons Were Learned That May Help Future Travelers?
Series Title: Education policy (Palgrave Macmillan (Firm))
Responsibility: Thomas Stewart and Patrick J. Wolf, foreword by Joe Lieberman.

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