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Document Number: 7658

Fixing the Milwaukee Public Schools: The Limits of Parent-Driven Reform - The Milwaukee Public Schools district continues to suffer from poor student performance. Student test scores and dropout rates are at deplorable levels, both in absolute terms and in comparison with the rest of Wisconsin. In an attempt to improve these outcomes, the district itself has embraced two reforms in particular: public school choice and parental involvement. This report examines the limits of parent-driven reform. (David Dodenhoff, Wisconsin Policy Research Institute, 2007)...


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