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The Parental Choice Fallacy in Education Reform Debates

25 Pages Posted: 28 Aug 2013  

James G. Dwyer

William & Mary Law School

Date Written: 2012

Abstract

Proponents of school vouchers often tout parental choice as a vehicle for positive innovation, general improvement of school systems, and better education for individual children. This Article explains why this reasoning is fallacious.

Keywords: vouchers, choice schools, parents' rights, school regulation, poverty

Suggested Citation

Dwyer, James G., The Parental Choice Fallacy in Education Reform Debates (2012). Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 87, No. 5, 2012; William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-255. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2316820

James Gerard Dwyer (Contact Author)

William & Mary Law School ( email )

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P.O. Box 8795
Williamsburg, VA 23187-8795
United States

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