Philadelphia Friends Schools

8 Views Philadelphia Friends Schools William Penn envisioned a society dedicated to religious toleration, participatory government, and liberty. Central to this Holy Experiment was his belief that all children deserved a moral education. In 1689, Penn established a Friends Public School in the commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Over the years, many Quakers have been similarly inspired, […]

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Critical Small Schools: Beyond Privatization in New York City Urban Educational Reform

19 ViewsCritical Small Schools: Beyond Privatization in New York City Urban Educational Reform Critical Small Schools: Beyond Privatization in New York City Urban Educational Reform features the most current empirical research about the successes and challenges of the small schools movement and the implications of such for urban public educational policy. Situated in a climate […]

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Elite High Schools and Online Education

Elite High Schools and Online Education

8 Views Online education has moved from the margins to the center of graduate education. Even at elite colleges and universities, there seems to be a widespread acceptance of the quality of online learning for masters degrees. The same can’t be said for undergraduate education.  While there are examples of top schools offering summer classes […]

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