Behind the Headline: Like the Neighborhood, Not the School?

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Like the Neighborhood, Not the School?
Washington Post| 11/13/2012

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All Together Now
Education Next | Winter 2011

In today’s Washington Post, Jay Mathews reviews Mike Petrilli’s new book, The Diverse Schools Dilemma. The dilemma is one faced by parents who want to live in diverse, walkable neighborhoods in cities but who worry that the public schools there may not provide a good education for their kids. In an article published by Ed Next, Petrilli took readers inside a diverse school in Takoma Park, Md. which is succeeding in educating a diverse student population.

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