Additional Resources

Charter Schools: The Parents’ Complete Guide. Birkett, Frederick A., Prima Publishing, 2000.

Education in a Free Society. Machan, Tibor R., Hoover Institution Press, 2000.

How to Pick a Perfect Private School. Unger, Harlow G., Facts on File Publications, 1999.

The Manufactured Crisis: Myths, Frauds, and the Attack on America’s Public Schools. Berliner, David C., and Bruce J. Biddle, Addison-Wesley, 1995.

Parents’ Guide to Alternatives in Education. Koetzsch, Ronald E., Shambhala, 1997.

The Struggle for Control of Public Education: Market Ideology versus Democratic Values. Engel, Michael, Temple University Press, 2000.

Unofficial Guide to Homeschooling. Ishizuke, Kathy, IDG Books Worldwide, 2000.

Organizations

Center for Education Reform

1001 Connecticut Avenue NW, Suite 204
Washington, DC 20036 USA
Phone: (202) 822-9000
Fax: (202) 822-5077
URL: http://www.edreform.com
Primary Contact: Jeanne Allen, President

National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP)

1615 Duke Street
Alexandria, VA 22314 USA
Phone: (703) 684-3345
URL: http://www.naesp.org
Primary Contact: Vincent L. Ferrandino, Executive Director

National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP)

1904 Association Drive
Reston, VA 20191 USA
Phone: (703) 860-0200
URL: http://www.nassp.org
Primary Contact: Gerald N. Tirozzi, Executive Director

National Education Association (NEA)

1201 16th Street NW
Washington, DC 20036 USA
Phone: (202) 833-4000
URL: http://www.nea.org
Primary Contact: Bob Chase, President

National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

1990 K Street NW
Washington, DC 20006 USA
Phone: (202) 502-7300
URL: http://www.nces.ed.gov
Primary Contact: Gary W. Phillips, Acting Commissioner

U. S. Department of Education

400 Maryland Avenue SW
Washington, DC 20202 USA
Phone: (800) 872-5327
URL: http://www.ed.gov
Primary Contact: Rod Paige, Secretary of Education