To no avail: A critical look at the charter school debate

Raymond, Margaret E.
February 2014
Phi Delta Kappan;Feb2014, Vol. 95 Issue 5, p8
The article discusses the debate in the U.S. about charter schools and argues that proponents and opponents of the schools focus too much on ideology. Topics discussed include the regulatory, accountability, and legislative aspects of charter schools, the academic achievement of charter school students, and allegations that charter schools take funding away from public schools.


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