Document Number: 4833Small Schools: From Promise to Practice - Warning that while small schools will not solve all the ills of urban education, the author provides five "lessons learned" that can help small schools make the most of this promising and increasingly popular reform concept. Simmons admonishes his readers not to oversimplify the concept, to involve schools' local districts and to seek out sustained political as well as technical support, among other recommendations. (Warren Simmons, Annenberg Institute for School Reform, Voices in Urban Education, No. 2, Fall 2003)...
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