In recent years, the many options for alternative school structures have become a pervasive reality for parents and educators alike. Professional educators Drs. Harris and Lowery present a compelling and detailed analysis of the practical and philosophical questions that arise when choosing a magnet, independent, religious, or home schooling system. With millions of children in some sort of alternative school, and with the importance of these questions ever on the rise in the political arena, A School for Every Child is an indispensable tool for anyone interested in the state of education today.
Sandra Lowery is presently an associate professor at Stephen F. Austin State University in Nagodoches, Texas. She received her Ed.D. from Baylor in Education Administration. She is a certified professional superintendent. Sandra Harris is presently an assistant professor, also at Stephen F. Austin State University in Nagodoches, Texas. She received her Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Austin in Education Administration in 1992.