Keeping Public Schools Public: Free-Market Education

By Craig Stone — November 30, 2005 1 min read
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Rethinking Schools columnist Barbara Miner takes a critical look at the quality of the private schools in the Milwaukee school system, the nation’s oldest voucher program. Citing results from an investigative report carried out by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Miner cautions it is “increasingly clear that a disturbing number of voucher schools are outright abominations.”

See also the Nov. 9 Education Week brief, “Milwaukee Nears Limit on Vouchers.”

A version of this news article first appeared in the Around the Web blog.