The Resource A light shines in hrlem : New York's First Charter School and the Movement It Led., Mary Bounds, (electronic resource)

A light shines in hrlem : New York's First Charter School and the Movement It Led., Mary Bounds, (electronic resource)

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A light shines in hrlem : New York's First Charter School and the Movement It Led.
Title
A light shines in hrlem
Title remainder
New York's First Charter School and the Movement It Led.
Statement of responsibility
Mary Bounds
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Language
eng
Summary
A Light Shines in Harlem tells the fascinating history of New York 's first charter school, the Sisulu-Walker Charter School of Harlem, and the early days of the state's charter school movement. Told through the experiences of those on the inside-including a hero of the civil rights movement; a Wall Street star; inner-city activists; and real-world educators, parents, and students-this book shows how they all came together to create a groundbreaking school that, in its best years, far outperformed public schools in the neighborhoods in which most of its children lived. It also looks at education reform through a broader public policy lens, discussing recent research and issues facing the charter movement today, describing what makes a public charter school-or any school-succeed or fail, and showing how these lessons can be applied to other public and private schools to make all of them better. The end result is not only an exciting narrative of how one school fought to succeed, but also an illuminating glimpse into the future of education in the United States
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Bounds, Mary
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non fiction
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  • Education
  • Sociology
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A light shines in hrlem : New York's First Charter School and the Movement It Led., Mary Bounds, (electronic resource)
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electronic
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A light shines in hrlem : New York's First Charter School and the Movement It Led., Mary Bounds, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0001902324
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
EEDADB3C-FE5E-4664-BF56-567BF174AE79
System control number
EEDADB3C-FE5E-4664-BF56-567BF174AE79

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