'Controlled choice': Does mixing kids based on family income improve education?
What You May Have Missed
By Eric Schulzke, Deseret News National Edition
Published: Thursday, April 10 2014 12:20 p.m. MDT
"Controlled choice” allows parents to rank their preferences from a list of schools, and kids are then assigned by the district based on parent preference and on targeted ratios for mixing poor and middle-income students.
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“"We have diversity everywhere, except in schools. Where you live, you live. But that doesn’t mean you have to go to school strictly based on where you live."”
Michael Alves, educational consultant
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