TITLE

Exam Schools from the Inside

AUTHOR(S)
FINN JR., CHESTER E.; HOCKETT, JESSICA
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
Education Next;Fall2012, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explores whether exam schools could assume a larger role in educating high-achieving students in the U.S. Exam schools are the high-achieving public high schools in the U.S. that only admit high-performing and high-potential youth. It discusses the admission criteria and procedures of exam schools. It relates some of the specialized and advanced courses being offered at exam schools. Information is presented on the quality of teachers in exam schools.
ACCESSION #
79818110

 

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