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Free Schools may not act as a spur to higher standards, but could become incubators for radical new teaching ideas

Allen, Rebecca and Burgess, Simon (2011) Free Schools may not act as a spur to higher standards, but could become incubators for radical new teaching ideas. British Politics and Policy at LSE (09 Sep 2011) Blog Entry.

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Abstract

As the first batch of Free Schools open their doors for the start of the academic year, Rebecca Allen and Simon Burgess question their potential to drive up standards through market competition, instead concluding that there may be some unintended consequences in promoting radical new teaching ideas.

Item Type: Website (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy/
Additional Information: © 2011 The Authors
Library of Congress subject classification: L Education > LC Special aspects of education
Sets: Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Rights: http://www.lse.ac.uk/library/usingTheLibrary/academicSupport/OA/depositYourResearch.aspx
Date Deposited: 22 Sep 2011 13:25
URL: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/38395/

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