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Alternative Education and Community Engagement: Making Education a Priority

  • Ornette D. Clennon
  • Cassie Earl
  • Kehinde Andrews

Table of contents

About this book

Introduction

This book explores the ethical and philosophical issues behind the provision of market-led alternative education. The volume examines the models of Free, Studio, Supplementary and Co-operative school provisions, asking whether a market-based approach to delivering higher standards of education actually works.

Keywords

Free Schools Knowledge is Power Programme (KIPP) Charter Schools Sure Start Supplementary Schools Saturday Schools Studio Schools Enterprise Education Co-operative Schools Co-operative Movement critical pedagogy Minecraft collaborative learning independent learning market-led education provision BAME achievement resistance protest creative curriculum school attractiveness education learning school Standards

Authors and affiliations

  • Ornette D. Clennon
    • 1
  • Cassie Earl
    • 1
  • Kehinde Andrews
    • 2
  1. 1.Manchester Metropolitan UniversityUK
  2. 2.Newman UniversityUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137415417
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Education Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-49057-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-41541-7
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