Investment in learning

Toch, T.; Wagner, B.
December 1991
U.S. News & World Report;12/9/91, Vol. 111 Issue 24, p76
Examines why, as frustration with public institutions mounts, interest in academically oriented for-profit schools is rising. Gulliver Prep in Coral Gables, Fla., founded by Marian Krutulis; Marian runs the school her way--as a business; Profit motive is one of their greatest strengths; Highly accountable to parents; Skeptics warn to proceed cautiously; Details.


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