Author: Mickelson, Roslyn A., & Southworth, Stephanie

Title: When Opting Out is not a Choice: Implications for NCLB's Transfer Option from Charlotte, North Carolina

University Affiliation: UNC Charlotte


Research Question: Examines the implementation and early outcomes of No Child Left Behind's voluntary transfer option for the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School after end of court-mandated desegregation.

Published: Yes

Journal Name or Institutional Affiliation: Equity and Excellence in Education

Journal Entry: Vol. 38, pp. 1-15

Year: 2005


Scholarship Type Journal Article Empirical Research

Keywords: Academic Achievement, Accountability, Brown vs Board of Education, Choice, No Child Left Behind, Parents, Poverty, Resegregation

Regions South

Methodologies: Mixed

Research Designs: Interviews

Method of Analysis: Descriptive Statistics

Sampling Frame: Local

Sample Types: Nonrandom

Unit of Analysis: School District

Data Types: Mixed-Longitudinal

Data Description:


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