Are Alternative Education Programs Being Used to Warehouse Kids Who Have Been Pushed Out

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May 29, 2007

Overview of alternative programs and discussion on the strategies for assessing and improving alternative programs. Following the call, the DSC produced the practical guide – Alternative Schools and Pushout: Research and Advocacy Guide.

  • Gisela Alvarez and Shawn Morehead, Advocates for Children of New York
  • Dan Losen, Senior Education Law and Policy Associate at The Civil Rights Project at Harvard University
  • Dr. Augustina Reyes, Professor, University of Houston
  • Dr. Lois A. Weinberg, Professor, California State University
  • Jack Wuest, Director, Alternative Schools Network Chicago

Listen to the May 29 call on Alternative School Programs

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