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Friday, April 10 • 3:40pm - 5:05pm
FR3.40.07 School Choice and Privatization

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Moderator: Megan Gallagher, The Urban Institute

“Standing Up with a Foot on My Neck”: Opposition to Public Education Privatization in Camden and Newark, NJ
Stephen Danley, Assistant Professor, Rutgers-Camen University; Julia Sass Rubin, Associate Professor, Rutgers University

Which school and why? Examining the process of school choice for public housing residents in Washington DC
Megan Gallagher, The Urban Institute; Sade Adeeyo, The Urban Institute; Michael Katz, The Urban Institute

Who Gets to Attend a Great School? Cultural Capital, Urban Student Characteristics, and School Choice
Sarah R. Gearhart, Temple University

Constructing "choice" and "neighborhood schools": How Parents Negotiate Schooling in Richmond, Virginia
Leslie Martin, University of Mary Washington

“Gauging the Support for Traditional Public Schools: Is the 'School Choice Model' the Solution for Urban Education?”
Aaron Rollins, The University of Louisville; Barbara Patrick, Eastern Michigan University

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Stephen Danley

Associate Professor, Rutgers-Camden University
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Megan Gallagher

Senior Research Associate, The Urban Institute
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Sarah R. Gearhart

Director, Policy & Analytics, School District of Philadelphia Charter Schools Office
Talk to me about equity, charter school authorization, and accountability.
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Leslie Martin

University of Mary Washington
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Aaron Rollins

Department Chair, University of Louisville

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Megan Gallagher

Senior Research Associate, The Urban Institute

Friday April 10, 2015 3:40pm - 5:05pm EDT
Star Isle (lobby level)