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IF EDUCATION ACTION ZONES WORK IN MILWAUKEE, WHY NOT HERE?

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The Economist (p27) compares the government's plans for education action zones with a similar programme in the Stat...
The Economist (p27) compares the government's plans for education action zones with a similar programme in the States. Local education officials and teaching unions initially fought hard against private management of their schools, but a study of Milwaukee's scheme last year found that the private schools involved provided a better education at a lower cost than state ones. The magazine argues that the idea is a good one, and should be tried.
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