Small Public Schools: Returning Education to Families and Communities

Institution: Lewis and Clark College

Educators who oppose vouchers and charter schools as threats to public education need to understand the legitimate desire for smaller, more personal schools that draw many parents to these proposals. Instead of arguing, however, these two groups have an opportunity to become allies in the creation of small, community-based public schools for all.

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