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Why Do Parents Choose Private Schools?

In 2013, the Friedman Foundation for Educational Choice (now EdChoice) released a study called, “More Than Scores: An Analysis of Why and How Parents Choose Private Schools.” The Friedman Foundation is designed to further Milton Friedman’s vision of school choice for all. Friedman realized that as the world got “flatter”…

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Weekend Reading: September 23, 2016

At Presbyterian Day School, as we endeavor to be the best we possibly can, we are constantly reading and learning about education, private schools, and educational trends in Memphis, the United States, and abroad. Here are a few recent articles we stumbled upon which are well worth a read. •…

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Why Choosing a Private School Has a High ROI

Universal public education is a modern concept. The first law that required public schooling was passed in 1852, in Massachusetts. By 1917, every state in America required public schooling. However, private schools have been around as early as the 6th century. The King’s School in Canterbury is the oldest known…

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Even Five More Reasons to Choose a Private School in Memphis

Choosing where to send your child to school might be one of the most important decisions you make. The early school years will set your child on a path that will shape his or her course later in life, so before you select your child’s school, do some research. A…

How Do You Build a Boy?

Weekend Reading: September 16, 2016

At Presbyterian Day School, we are constantly reading and learning about education, private schools, and educational trends in Memphis, the United States and abroad. Here are a few recent articles we stumbled upon which are well worth a read. • The Atlantic continues its series about the need for character…

How Do You Build a Boy?

Five More Reasons to Choose a Private School in Memphis

Choosing where to send your child to school might be one of the most important decisions you make. The early school years will set your child on a path that will shape his or her course later in life, so before you select your child’s school, do some research. A…

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