TITLE

WHACKED

AUTHOR(S)
Allen, Arthur
PUB. DATE
April 1996
SOURCE
New Republic;4/29/96, Vol. 214 Issue 18, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the impending state takeover of the school district in Newark, New Jersey in April 1996. Motivations behind the takeover; Amount spent by the state to initiative the takeover; Problems associated with education in the city; Evidence of morale problems at Barringer Prep; Hurdle posed by opposition to reform attempts; Success of the 1989 educational reform in Union City; Advantages of Union City over Newark.
ACCESSION #
9604177961

 

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