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On Common Ground — Winter 2005

Smart Growth for Better Schools
On Common Ground Winter 2005 Issue: Smart Growth for Better SchoolsThat schools are a vital part of a community’s health is no secret. And REALTORS® are well aware of the importance of school quality (or reputation of quality) to many home buyers and to property values. This and many other current issues related to schools are discussed in this issue of our magazine.

Download the entire Winter 2005 issue (PDF: 7.4MB) or click the links below to read or download selected articles.

Schools & Smart Growth (PDF: 251KB)

Of Sprawl Schools and Small Schools (PDF: 1.07MB)

Reading, Writing and Real Estate (PDF: 333KB)

The ABCs of Smart Growth Spell Out the Community School Vision (PDF: 548KB)

Smart Partnerships Construct Smart Schools (PDF: 578KB)

Charter Schools — Are They Reinvigorating Public Education? (PDF: 508KB)

High Performance Schools (PDF: 1.4MB)

Choosing Sides: The School Choice Debate (PDF: 658KB)

Live Where You Teach (PDF: 1.04MB)

Downtown Schools (PDF: 846KB)

Smart Growth in the States (PDF: 148KB)

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