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Smart Growth Program Public Schools Toolkit

Smart Growth Program Public Schools Toolkit

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05/13/2015

 
Plc Scools
 A Toolkit or REALTORS
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REALTORS
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MAKING A DIFFERENCE
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PUBLIC SCHOOLS
 
 A TOOLKIT FOR REALTORS
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CREDITS and COPYRIGHT
Prepared under the direction o theNational Association o REALTORS
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Credits and Copyright
Te Smart Growt Program s part o te Natonal Assocaton o REALTORS
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Commnt & Poltcal Aars Department.Te Natonal Assocaton o REALTORS
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tans all o te REALTOR
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assocaton sta and REALTORS
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wo contrtedto te Toolt.Te opnons expressed n te Toolt do not necessarl reect te opnons or polc o te Natonal Assocaton o REALTORS
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.© Natonal Assocaton o REALTORS
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, 2011PubLiC EDuCATiON WORkiNG GROuP
Davd Wla, CarmanWend FrtTrac PlessRoert Jonston
PRiNCiPAL AuThOR
Ssan b. Dnerman
COPy EDiTOR
Pamela hamlton
GRAPhiC DESiGN
PROJECT MANAGER AND EDiTOR
holl Moserntz,Natonal Assocaton o REALTORS
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EDiTOR
Joe Molnaro, Smart Growt & hosngOpportnt Managng Drector,Natonal Assocaton o REALTORS
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Tale o Contents
ISSUES
 
IN PUBLIC EDUCATION
Closng te acevement gap meansfndng was to mprove plcedcaton so all stdents acrossncome, racal, and etnc grops —can aceve ter dreams.
Green scools are catcng on — notonl ecase te’re ealter, moreprodctve learnng envronments talso ecase te’re ecomng morecost efcent to ld and operate tananone ever magned.
Over te past 50 ears, te nmer o ds wo wal and e to scoolas declned dramatcall. Gvenrsng concerns aot te ealt,envronmental, and economcconseqences, tere’s a nfed eortnder wa to reverse ts trend — andt’s egnnng to mae a derence.
For generatons, scool ofcals aveeen ldng larger scools andlocatng tem on te oter rngeso commntes. Te dden costs otese scool stng decsons ave eenenormos and t’s an sse tat’seng addressed on mltple ronts.
Teacers need aordale osngoptons n te commntes werete wor. To address te sse,some scools and commntes aredevelopng programs tat elp temfnd and fnance local osng.
Carter scools emerged n te 1990sas a promsng alternatve to tradtonalplc scools. So ar, t’s an expermenttat as elded mxed reslts andsome compellng nsgts.
Federal edcaton polc nges oncertan ndamental goals promotngstdent acevement, ensrng u.S.compettveness, and provdng eqalaccess to edcatonal opportntes. btow to aceve tose goals as eente sject o great deate.
it costs more tan $500 llon a ear tond te naton’s plc scool sstem.Te deate over ow to mprove plcedcaton s nextrcal ted to te sseo ndng — and te adeqac andeqt o te scool sstem tsel.
INTRODUCTION:
Public Schools and the REALTOR
“how are te scools?” ma e te most common qeston felded  REALTORS
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trogot teunted States and te answer plas a role n jst aot ever resdental real estate decson. bamlarzng temselves wt sses tat aect plc edcaton, REALTORS
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can e etter preparedto mae a derence n ter scools and commntes.

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