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The Perfect Storm…Coming to a Community Near You
Fort Wayne News Sentinel and other newspapers (2009)
  • Jeff Abbott, Indiana University - Purdue University Fort Wayne
Abstract
Now in the year 2009 a new type of perfect storm is rapidly developing in public education. Like the 1991 perfect storm, three merging storms are coming together to produce a most violent storm in the public education arena. Those merging storms are the: • The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (“the stimulus bill”; • The excessive regulation of public schools; and • The excessive politicization of public schools.
Keywords
  • Federal funds,
  • stimulus funds,
  • school governance,
  • school reform
Publication Date
2009
Publisher Statement
This is an article appearing in about 25 Indiana newspapers that participate in the Indiana Policy Review Foundation network.
Citation Information
Jeff Abbott. "The Perfect Storm…Coming to a Community Near You" Fort Wayne News Sentinel and other newspapers (2009)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/jeff_abbott/25/