Community Control over Educational Goals and Policy
updated July 2016

Some Theoretical Considerations

Carl Rogers, Freedom to Learn

Duane Campbell's Institute for Democracy and Education

Polly Greenberg (1969) on why poor people need to control their own school boards

Ed Whitfield, Diversity: What Schools Leave Out

Deborah Meier’s Six Alternative Assumptions to high-stakes testing

Donald Arnstine, Democracy and the Arts of Schooling (selected parts from Google Books)

Howard Zinn, A Power Governments Cannot Suppress

William Domhoff, Who Rules America?

Deborah Meier, In Schools We Trust

Jean Anyon's , Radical Possibilities

Jonathan Kozol,The Night is Dark and I am Far from Home   Out of print (which is the only reason I refer you to Amazon)

And Practical Applications

In the Classroom:

Outside the Classroom: