December 7, 2005

Pictures from a Study of Private Schools Serving the Poor in Low-Income Countries

Compiled by James Tooley, professor of education policy at the University of Newcastle and director of the E. G. West Centre at the University of Newcastle. All pictures taken by James Tooley or Pauline Dixon


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Class 5 children taking the research tests, to compare public and private schools for the poor, in Shining Star School, an unregistered private school in rural Ga, Ghana.


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A private unregistered school in Ahanta West, Ghana.


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Private unregistered school in rural Badagry, Lagos State, Nigeria.


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Mr Fredson, proprietor of Fredson International School, a low-income private school in rural Badagry, Lagos State, Nigeria.