School District Consolidation

Educators and experts on rural school administration debated the pros and cons of consolidating small and rural schools districts. The… read more

Educators and experts on rural school administration debated the pros and cons of consolidating small and rural schools districts. The event began with an overview of a Center for American Progress report on the costs associated with consolidation efforts. The panel then addressed an array of topics including the influence of poverty, location, and economics on schools districts. Other topics included use of technology in rural schools, the influence of political will, and race and socio-economics with school consolidation. Speakers focused on such areas as New Jersey, North Carolina, and Tennessee schools. close

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  • Barone, Charles Director Democrats for Education Reform->Policy
  • Boser, Ulrich Senior Fellow Center for American Progress->Education Policy
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School District Consolidation

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Program ID:
314457-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 8, 2013
Last Aired:
Aug 19, 2013

Airing Details

  • Aug 08, 2013 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 08, 2013 | 10:03am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 08, 2013 | 10:36pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 08, 2013 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 09, 2013 | 3:08pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 10, 2013 | 1:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 19, 2013 | 12:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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