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Sociology and Anthropology
Choosing a school is an important decision that all parents are forced to make for their children . It is interesting to observe parents who have strong beliefs in the importance of public education and yet choose to send their children to elite private schools . There are many dual career couples that face the issue of providing care for their children , while maintaining their demanding work life . With the limited affordable , quality options that are available , it is no surprise that they are have discovered that choosing elite private schools serves as a practical alternative to traditional forms of child care.
Searles, Tiffany, "PARENTS' SCHOOLING DECISIONS: GETTING YOUR MONEY'S WORTH" (2008). Undergraduate Honors Theses and Capstone Projects. 17.