contact staff ecs twitter facebook

Document Number: 3542

Improving Urban Education with Magnet Schools - This article examines the differences between magnets and nonmagnets, and identifies the strengths and weaknesses of both. It highlights seven characteristics that draw students and their parents to magnets. It also outlines issues for policymakers to consider when making decisions about magnets and nonmagnets. (Morton Inger, ERIC Digests Series, Number 76, 1991)...

Related Issues

Choice of Schools

Home  |  About ECS  |  Education Issues A-Z  | Research Studies  |  Reports & Databases  |  State Legislation  |  State Profiles  |  Projects & Institutes  |  Newsroom  |  Website User's Guide
700 Broadway, #810 Denver, CO 80203-3442
Phone: 303.299.3600 | Fax: 303.296.8332
©2015 Education Commission of the States |
Read our privacy policy