The School-Choice Choices
By John D. Merrifield
This article appeared in the Fall 2000 issue of The Independent Review.
School-choice advocates usually speak of only two alternatives: public-school choice (open enrollment among public schools) and private-school choice (taxpayers subsidizing private-school tuition). Yet two other alternatives hold even greater promise for improving education: child-centered funding and outright (consumer-funded) privatization.
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