This country spends billions on private schools — and has a terrible learning gap between poor and wealthy
In practice, most low-income students can only pick between their local public schools, which many say are under-resourced, and cheaper private schools, which face their own budget challenges.
Critics say loose accountability is a problem
New Zealand’s history of school choice offers some lessons
Benefits seen at preschools in Hartford but not high schools in the Netherlands
After ripping up an entire school district, charter schools try to mend fences by reviving Friday night lights
Economists find pitfalls to high school choice in New York City
It’s illegal to run schools designed to keep out black students, but the Department of Justice is letting districts get away with it
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