Vouching for better schools

Mortimer, Ruth
June 2002
Brand Strategy;Jun2002, Issue 160, p26
Trade Publication
Focuses on a voucher fund raising scheme Schools Plus in Great Britain. Companies that support the scheme; Discussion on how the project works; Difference from other voucher schemes; Discussion on concerns on the commercialization of education.


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