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Success of private schools in Sweden

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In Sweden, all private schools are now fully tax-funded, and parents can easily choose between these so-called “free schools” and the local public schools. Swedish test results have fallen, partially due to a culture of student controlled public schools. Private schools are looking to break that trend by returning to a more traditional model.

Aired: 04/03/17

Rating: NR

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Major funding for this program has been provided by: Rose-Marie and Jack R. Anderson Foundation and Prometheus Foundation. Additional funding was provided by: Gleason Family Foundation and The Steve & Lana Hardy Foundation.