Educating Milwaukee

Pub Date : 2015-11-17 | Author : James K. Nelsen | Publisher : Wisconsin Historical Society

ISBN 10 : 9780870207211
ISBN 13 : 0870207210

"Milwaukee's story is unique in that its struggle for integration and quality education has been so closely tied to [school] choice." --from the Introduction "Educating Milwaukee: ..

Lessons From The Heartland

Pub Date : 2013-01-01 | Author : Barbara Miner | Publisher : The New Press

ISBN 10 : 9781595588647
ISBN 13 : 1595588647

In a magisterial work of narrative nonfiction that weaves together the racially fraught history of public education in Milwaukee and the broader story of hypersegregation in the ru..

Hard Lessons

Pub Date : 1996-12 | Author : Carol Ascher | Publisher : Twentieth Century Fund

ISBN 10 : UOM:39015040635941
ISBN 13 :

This book, the second in the Twentieth Century Fund's series of studies on the privatization of public services, finds that current arguments for privatizing schools are based on w..