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Category: All Categories: Education: Books about Education Topics: Alternative Education
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Birkett, Frederick A.  
Charter Schools: The Parent's Complete Guide -- Everything You Need toKnow to Make the Right Decision for Your Child

Publisher: 2000.
New with no dust jacket Prima Publishing First Edition; First Printing Paperback 4to 11" - 13" tall; 235 pages; Are you unhappy with your child's public school? Are you seeking an alternative? You might want to try a charter school - a public school that operates independently of the regulations governing the traditional public schools. This book will tell you how a charter school can respond to your child's unique talents. You'll be led though a step-by-step process to help you determine if the charter schools in your area will meet the needs of your child. Charter Schools are listed by state (though the list isn't complete), and there are also lists of State Charter Granting Agencies, Web Sites, and Publications where you can find more information.; ISBN: 0761525165

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Brace, C. L. (Charles Loring), 1826-1890  
Address upon the Industrial School Movement
Publisher: N.Y., Wynkoop, Hallenbeck & Thomas, 1857.
26 p.; 21cm. Brace was Secretary of the Children's Aid Society which supported seven schools where the poor were taught industrial skills as well as basic education. Stock#OB178. Disbound.

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Hart, Harold, editor. [Neil, A. S.]  
Summerhill: For and Against.

Publisher: N.Y., Hart, c1970.
271 p.; 20 5 cm. A. S. Neil's Summerhill School, and the book he wrote about it, generated opposition as well as support. Publisher Hart solicited comments and got some pretty strong ones. Stock#31030.

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Kaufman, Irving (editor).  
Education and the Imagination in Science and Art.

Publisher: Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Department of Art, 1958.
1st issue softcover. 78 pp. Cracks in rear cover, o/w VG. Soft Cover

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Purchase direct from: Albatross Books. Item number: 3667.
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Neill, A. S. (Alexander Sunderland, 1883-1973)  
'Neill! Neill! Orange Peel! An Autobiography

Publisher: New York, Hart Publishing, 1972.
New York, Hart Publishing, 1972. 538 p. illus. Founder of the experimental school Summerhill in 1922, Neill had ideas about education which challenged traditional English ways. Stock #26831. Vg/ dj vg. Education

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Noddings, Nel.  
The Challenge to Care in Schools.

Publisher: NY: Teacher's College Press, 1992..
Paperback. Near fine, unmarked. Soft Cover

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Reed, Horace B. and Elizabeth Lee Loughran. Editors.  
Beyond Schools: Education for Economic, Social and Personal Development.

Publisher: Amherst, MA: Community Involvement Training Program, Community Education Resource Center, School of Ed., U. of MA, 1984,.
1st issue. Paperback. 253+ pp. VG. Soft Cover. 9780934210102. ISBN: community education

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