Private Schools may have a superior academic program- FALSE- that gap between private and public is narrowing. Private School is too expensive- FALSE- they actually are more affordable than they have ever been in recent years. Certification for private school teachers is not required- TRUE- legally you do not need to be certified- but common sense, says that you should be!
Money doesn’t matter- FALSE it does make a difference in the achievement of students and teachers. Teacher quality is most important factor in student achievement-FALSE- Parents are the first teachers of their children, they must set their kids on the right path. No child should be left behind- FALSE- Some children need to be left behind.
Smaller class size- more individual attention for each student= higher success rates. Qualified Teachers- not just anybody off the street. Well rounded and balanced education. Parental Involvement- parents know how there kids are doing in classes.
Tuition- which is not subsidized by the government. Increased inequality- selective admission processes. Isolated social values- narrow minded on social issues. Limited regulations- cannot change values of the system already put place
Student population is more diverse. Students spend more focus on core subjects; mathematics and science. Public schools can sponsor more events with their bigger budget. Teacher’s more qualified than private schools
More babysitting than actual teaching. Quality of education- teachers Salary teachers who do not care whether they teach or not. No field trips No wide range of classes being offered. Larger classrooms which makes for difficult teaching environment.
Each district of public schools receive a particular amount of money. Private schools receive only money from tutition or the alumni, and fundraisers they provide.