phone_iphoneOnline

The Revolution in School Choice and Student-Based Funding: A Panel Discussion

Publication Details Click to collapse Cite/Export

  • Creator The Reason Foundation (Firm)
  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication [Place of publication not identified] : The Reason Foundation (Firm), [2014] New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, 2015. ©2014
  • Physical Details
    • 1 online resource (1 video file (22 min., 41 sec)) : sound, color

Summary

  • In this presentation from National School Choice Week 2014, Reason Magazine Managing Editor Katherine Mangu-Ward hosts a discussion on the state of school choice in America with Reason Foundation's Director of Education Lisa Snell and Education Policy Analyst Katie Furtick, co-authors of The Weighted Student Formula Yearbook, which examines outcomes in school districts across the country that use portable student funding. During the presentation the three discuss their optimism about the growth in school choice, what specific actions school districts are taking to expand options for parents and students, and how technology is reshaping the traditional classroom. A Reason TV production.

Notes

  • Originally released by The Reason Foundation (Firm), 2014.
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on May 06, 2015.
  • Streaming video file.
  • Closed-captioned.

Contents

  • Growth of School Choice in U.S. (3:23); Charter School Movement (4:42); Market Mechanism in Education (3:39); Market Mechanism School Districts (2:56); Technology in Modern Education (2:48); Access to the Best Education (3:23); Technology Makes Charters Work Better (1:50)
Checking the Web...