Public School Revitalisation in Detroit

One of the main problems facing big-city school districts in the United States is deteriorating and underutilised school infrastructure. The Detroit public school district is attempting to tackle this issue with an injection of federal funding and a comprehensive school facilities renovation plan. M...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Cave, Christin
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Paris OECD Publishing 2010
Series:CELE Exchange, Centre for Effective Learning Environments
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Collection: OECD Books and Papers - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
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Summary:One of the main problems facing big-city school districts in the United States is deteriorating and underutilised school infrastructure. The Detroit public school district is attempting to tackle this issue with an injection of federal funding and a comprehensive school facilities renovation plan. Money from a bond issue passed in November 2009 will be used to construct new replacement school buildings and renovate existing ones to efficiently transform the school district and the city
Physical Description:8 p. 21 x 29.7cm