|Race and Choice in Montgomery County, Maryland, Magnet Schools|
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Pockets: Gottesman Libraries Archive, International & Transcultural Studies, Jeffrey Henig Collection, Teachers College Faculty
Description/Abstract: Research on requests to transfer to magnet schools in Montgomery County, Maryland, suggests that racial factors play a strong role in school choice. This paper argues that unfettered choice still has the potential to exacerbate racial separation, even in relatively liberal and progressive settings like Montgomery County.