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Private vs. Public Schools: The Debate Continues

A recent Business Week article, "Itching to Get Out of Public School," discussed the current debate of students receiving vouchers to attend private schools instead of public schools.
A recent Business Week article, "Itching to Get Out of Public School," discussed the current debate of students receiving vouchers to attend private schools instead of public schools. The article raised the question, are private schools necessarily better academically than public schools? TC Professor Pearl Kane commented that there are varying degrees of quality in private schools just as there are in public schools.

For more information, go to
www.businessweek.com. The article appeared in the May 10 edition of Business Week.

Published Sunday, Apr. 14, 2002

Private vs. Public Schools: The Debate Continues

A recent Business Week article, "Itching to Get Out of Public School," discussed the current debate of students receiving vouchers to attend private schools instead of public schools. The article raised the question, are private schools necessarily better academically than public schools? TC Professor Pearl Kane commented that there are varying degrees of quality in private schools just as there are in public schools.

For more information, go to
www.businessweek.com. The article appeared in the May 10 edition of Business Week.
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