AuthorCohen, Nicole Erin
AdvisorJones, Marie J. Griego
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PublisherThe University of Arizona.
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AbstractThis thesis covers the topic of American charter schools at length. The thesis begins with an explanation of the origins of American charter schools and covers their brief history. The document then discusses the various types of charter schools around the nation and how they are funded and governed. The thesis includes a specific section on charter schools in the state of Arizona. Finally, this thesis examines and evaluates studies on charter schools in order to assess their effectiveness on student success.
Degree ProgramHonors College