Different Drummers: The Role of Nonpublic Schools in America Today


by Diane Ravitch 1991

The reputation of private independent schools began improving as Americans started believing that public schools were not living up to their expectations. Though many states regulate important aspects of private schools, and being private precludes access to public funds, nonpublic schools have significant autonomy and promote diversity and democratic values. (Source: ERIC)


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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 92 Number 3, 1991, p. 409-414
http://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 311, Date Accessed: 12/12/2017 1:02:21 PM

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